"Two Single Beds of Mahogany for N. B. Ream"

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1907-01-17

GUSN

GUSN-304299

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Description

Design drawing titled "Two Beds of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views of one bed are shown. Single bed has arched headboard with carved basket of fruit at center top; rear posts with urn finials; rectangular footboard; front posts with ball finials; recessed rectangular panels with molded edges on headboard and footboard; and four short tapered round legs with cuffs terminating in casters. Title, design notes, "for N. B. Ream" and "11474" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten is "R. B. Detail 17 Jan 1907."

Details

Descriptive Terms

beds (furniture)
twin beds
Neoclassical
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/4 x 12 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.011.014.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item