Writing Table

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style rectangular writing table has overhanging top with carved molded edge; two drawers with bail handles; shaped center front apron; carved molding on lower edge of apron; and cabriole legs with acanthus-carved knees and ball-and-claw feet "C. M. Anney" and "11840" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

writing tables
Chippendale
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (8 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.010.027.002

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