Flat Top Desk

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular desk has pedestal desk form with top supported at each end by a pedestal of drawers; overhanging top with molded edge; four drawers with bin pulls in each pedestal; retractable sliding writing surface above each top drawer; and rectangular base with molded top rim on each pedestal. Plan of side is also provided and shows a diagonal structure underneath the center section; however, its purpose is not apparent. "3724" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

desks
pedestal desks
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 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

CC010.001.010.008.004

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