Side View of Tester Bed

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-304401

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Description

Untitled design drawing is rendered in pencil on trace. Side view of a bed is shown. Tester bed has posts with urn finials, plain columnar upper section and rectangular lower section; short ovoid feet with cuffs terminating in casters; and a tester frame attached to posts. Tester has slightly arched top and is shown with a fabric valance.

Details

Descriptive Terms

beds (furniture)
tester beds
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (10 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.011.026.001

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