"Serving Table of Mahogany and Maple"

Description

Design drawing with two views titled "Serving Table of Mahogany & Maple." Front view is rendered in pencil and watercolor; top view is in pencil only. Neoclassical Hepplewhite-style serving table is D-shaped and has notched sides; overhanging top; straight frieze with inlaid veneer ovals and stringing; and four tapered square legs with inlaid stringing terminating in cuffed feet. Title and dimensions are handwritten in pencil. Embossed on lower left corner is: "Return to / A. H. Davenport Co. / 150 Madison Ave / New York."

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
servers (sideboards)
Neoclassical
Hepplewhite
Federal
renderings (drawings)
design drawings

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (16 5/8 x 10 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.003.003.002

Record Details

Originator

A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Designer)

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
design drawings

Description Level

Item