"Dining Table"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-305819

Description

Design drawing titled "Dining Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Side and end views are shown; plan of top is also provided. Extension dining table has rectangular form with rounded corners; overhanging top with carved edges; straight apron with molded edge and carved rosettes in blocks at corners; six tapered reeded round legs with foliate carvings at top and within flutes; and casters. Title, design notes and "Mrs. E. H. G. Slater 34692" are handwritten on drawing. Mrs. E. H. G. Slater refers to Elizabeth Hope Gammell Slatre of Newport, RI.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (10 3/4 x 14 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.005.016.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item