"Two Single Beds"

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-304297

Description

Design drawing titled "Two Single Beds" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view of two beds is shown. Each single bed has shaped headboard and footboard with scrolled crest rails; four posts with upper and lower square sections and a plain columnar middle section; acorn finials; and short carved turned legs terminating in casters. Title, design notes, and "C. J. Kaffenburg" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten but barely visible is "Also for Mrs. Jordan's room, E. D. Jordan."

Details

Descriptive Terms

beds (furniture)
twin beds
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (8 3/4 x 12 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.011.013.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings
sketches

Description Level

Item