"Light Table of Mahogany"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-306116

Description

Design drawing titled "Light Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Table has octagonal top; skirt with curly maple veneer; four tapered square legs with foliate carving at top; carved, painted or inlaid bellflowers and stringing on legs; block feet; and pierced quatrefoil-shaped stretcher. Title, design notes, and "3481" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
occasional tables
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (10 5/8 x 8 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.004.010.004

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

Related Items

Nesting Tables #78, Table #3481, Book Rack #296 and Table #10850