"Dining Table of Mahogany"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-305814

Description

Design drawing titled "Dining Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Side view is shown. Rectangular extension dining table has overhanging top with molded edge; straight apron with molded edge; four carbriole legs with acanthus-carved knees and large paw feet; and two tapered square fluted center legs with brass cuffs and casters. Title, design notes, "For J. M. Dwyer" and "#12157" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
dining tables
extension dining tables
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 x 8 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.005.014.002

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