"Table of Mahogany with Painted Decoration"

Description

Design drawing titled "Table of Mahogany with Painted Decoration" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Neoclassical-style small table has hinged demilune top that opens to a full circle; extensive painted decoration on top including foliate and ribbon garlands and swags; straight apron with painted garlands and swags; and four tapered square legs with painted bellflowers at top; and spade feet. Title, design notes and "Made for Stock" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
occasional tables
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 3/4 x 5 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.004.004.004

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