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Design drawing titled "Desk of Mahogany & Inlay" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Chippendale-style desk has slanted fall-front which opens to reveal four open pigeonholes and eight drawers; two lopers with round pulls; three drawers each with key escutcheon and two bail handles with bat-wring plates; molded lower rim of case with carved drop ornament on skirt; and four ogee brackets with foliate carved knees terminating in ball-and-claw feet. Title, design notes, "Made for J. J. Albright Job 31324" and "11279" are handwritten on drawing.
1 design drawing in pencil (5 3/16 x 7 1/2 inches)
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)