"Writing Table Painted Grey-Green & White"

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table Painted Grey-Green & White" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style writing table has rectangular case with rounded front corners; conforming top with molded edge; shallow backsplash with concave ends; two drawers with bail handles; carved or painted bellflowers on front corners; four tapered fluted round legs with carved turned ring at top and ring cuffs; and turned ovoid feet. Title, design notes, "11513" and "H. L. Pratt 501184" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

writing tables
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (4 5/8 x 5 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.010.032.005

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