"Sheraton Table Maple Decorated"

Description

Design drawing titled "Sheraton Table Maple Decorated" rendered in pencil and watercolor. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular night table table has overhanging top; frieze; two flat tapering sides; horizontal stretcher; and four shallow downswept legs terminating in brass feet. Frieze, sides and stretcher have painted decorative motifs including garlands, cartouches; foliage and bellflowers.Title is handprinted in pencil. Also handwritten in pencil on back is "Maple decorated Bedside Table / Estimate #898 = [illeg] March 1936 Sell $100." Blind stamped at lower left corner is: "Irving and Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston - New York."

Details

Descriptive Terms

night tables
tables (support furniture)
Sheraton
Neoclassical
design drawings
perspective views
renderings (drawings)

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (12 3/4 x 9 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.003.003.008

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings
perspective views
renderings (drawings)

Description Level

Item