"Table with Painted Decoration"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-305935

Description

Design drawing titled "Table with Painted Decoration" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Writing table has overhanging top with molded edge; eight square carved stiles followed by turned vasiform legs and rectangular block feet; one drawer with bail handle on each side of shallow center drawer with shaped apron; and lower shelf on each side. Table has red and green painted decoration throughout. Title, design notes and "Gen. Hayes" are handwritten on drawing. Drawing has been cut vertically into two pieces.

Details

Descriptive Terms

library tables (writing tables)
writing tables
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil and colored pencil (5 x 13 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.010.018.002

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