"Serpentine Front Bed of Mahogany and Satinwood"

Description

Design drawing titled "Serpentine Front Bed of Mahogany & Satinwood" rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. Bed has headboard with canted corners and curved crest; serpentine-shaped footboard has molded bottom edge; shaped apron; side rails with molded bottom edge; and French bracket feet. Headboard and footboard have flame mahogany veneer panels; satinwood banding; and inlaid stringing and abstracted floral mortifs. Title and one dimension are handwritten on drawing. Blind stamped at lower left corner: "Irving and Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston - New York."

Details

Descriptive Terms

beds (furniture)
renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (10 3/8 x 13 7/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.005.001.005

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Description Level

Item