"Writing Table"

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Writing table has rectangular overhanging top with molded edge; two lyre-shaped side panels with carved scrolls, volutes and pineapples atop shaped rectangular bases with bracket feet; and center stretcher. On top of table is a backboard with one attached compartment for storing paper or other supplies. Title, "Travelers Ins. Co. 49763" and "11386" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

writing tables
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (3 3/4 x 8 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.010.024.002

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