"Chest of Oak, Inlaid"

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-304511

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Oak, Inlaid" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Rectangular chest has flat overhanging top with molded edge; case with cabinet above two tiers of two drawers each; recessed panels on cabinet and drawer fronts and sides of case; molded base with bracket feet; two ring pulls on each drawer; and bold sawtooth inlay on front and sides of chest. Title, "13198" and "Copy of old chest at Leek, Staffordshire" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests (case furniture)
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.009.004.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item

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Chest #13198