Double Bed

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-304363

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view of a double bed is shown. Bed has shaped headboard and footboard with carved serpentine crest rail with central carved shell and rosettes at ends atop a triangular molded pediment; rear posts with elaborately carved finials atop heavy spiral turned posts with tall square bases; front posts with similar finials atop short carved round columns with tall square bases; and carved acanthus leaf feet terminating in casters.

Details

Descriptive Terms

beds (furniture)
double beds
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 3/4 x 9 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.011.017.002

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