"Dining Table of Mahogany"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-305811

Description

Design drawing titled "Dining Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Side view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular dining table has overhanging top with carved edge; straight apron with molded edge; octagonal pedestal support with carved rectangular plaques at bottom and stepped molding below; four legs with large scrolled top carved with acanthus leaves and large animal leg and paw below; and quadrangular base with molded top edge and sunken casters.Title, "No. 7674" and "W. W. Farnum 48523" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
dining tables
pedestal tables
Renaissance Revival
design drawings

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.005.013.003

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item