"Writing Table of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table of Mahogancy" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Rectangular writing table has overhanging top with molded edge; two lyre-shaped side panels with carved volutes atop rectangular bases with paw feet; and stretcher. On top of table is a horizontal middle partition with two compartments for holding paper or other supplies on each side. Title, design notes, "3320" and "American Security & Trust Co. / Washington DC 47185" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

writing tables
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (4 7/8 x 8 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.010.021.004

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