"Double Writing Table"

Description

Design drawing titled "Double Writing Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Writing table has square overhanging top with molded edge; apron with molded lower edge and carved rosettes on corners; and four tapered round legs with brass cuffs and feet. A partition bisects the table top and has two attached paper storage compartments on each side. A lamp with two gooseneck arms is mounted at center of partition with one light overhanging each side of the table. Title, design notes, "11320" and "Nat. Shawmut Bank 49620" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

writing tables
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 5/8 x 9 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.010.023.002

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