"Gothic Stool in Oak"


Design drawing titled "Gothic Stool in Oak" rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. Gothic Revival-style stool has overhanging top with molded edge; straight skirt with central carved circular motif which drops below apron; four carved splayed legs with block and diagonal-twist turnings; and carved H-stretcher with block and diagonal-twist turnings. Title, dimensions and "#2808" are handwritten on front. Embossed at lower left corner is "Irving and Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston - New York." Numerous handwritten notes on back include: price ($65); "#3A," "Detail 2808" and "No. 2808"


Descriptive Terms

stools (seating furniture)
Gothic Revival
renderings (drawings)
design drawings

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (14 1/4 x 9 3/8 inches)

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Collection Name

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

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Record Details


Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
design drawings

Description Level