"Wood Box of Oak"


Design drawing titled "Wood Box of Oak" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Drawing depicts a rack for holding logs of firewood. Rack has raised rectangular box form with open ends; low front with scrolled arched top and straight apron; end supports with bracket feet and scrolled apron; and four faceted vasiform turned posts with faceted ball finials which lean outward. Painted red and green. Title, design notes, "11296" and "Made for Mr. Croll 41060" are handwritten on drawing.


Descriptive Terms

racks (supporting devices)
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (3 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches)

Collection Code


Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition


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Record Details


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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level