Pedestal Dining Table

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-305829

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Side view is shown; two top plans are also provided. One top plan depicts the table fully extended; the second shows the table with no additional leaves. Renaissance Revival-style extension dining table has overhanging rectangular top with carved edge; concave-shaped apron with large carved ovoid motifs; square fluted columnar pedestal support with carved swags and foliate motifs; four tapered square columns with carved anthemions, palmettes, and other motifs; and a cross-shaped base with elaborate carving and four carved scroll feet. Handwritten on drawing is "For A. C. Burrage."

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (8 1/8 x 10 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.005.018.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item