"Low Table of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Low Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular table has overhanging top with molded rim and serpentine shape on all four sides; apron with serpentine bottom edge that flows continuously into cabriole legs; carved scrolled toe and peg feet; and carved ornamenation including acanthus leaves and bellflowers on knees and foliate motifs and volutes on apron. Title, design notes, "for E. C. Stanwood" and "11557" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
occasional tables
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.004.009.005

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