Slant-front Desk

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style desk has case with hinged slant-front; two lopers with round pulls; one shallow drawer with two bail handles; straight apron with curved backets; and tapered square legs. One dimension and a portion of another notation are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

desks
fall-front desks
slant-front desks
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.010.002.002

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