"Bed of Mahogany"

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-304291

Description

Design drawing titled " Bed of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Side view is shown. Empire-style sleigh bed has flaring headboard and footboard with scrolled ends; deep side rail; and monopodium feet. Title, scale and "Det. #12437" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sleigh beds
beds (furniture)
Empire (style)
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 x 10 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.011.009.003

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item