"Dining Table of Mahogany"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-305830

Description

Design drawing titled "Dining Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Extension dining table has overhanging rectangular top with molded edge; curved apron with molded edge; rectangular columnar pedestal support with sloped sides and carved interlaced motif along vertical edges; and four reverse curve legs with acanthus-carved knees, large paw feet and casters. Title, "For D. H. McAlpin Jr." and "#4090" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (8 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

CC010.001.005.018.002

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