"Card Table of Mahogany"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-306131

Description

Design drawing titled "Card Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style card table has half-serpentine sides, serpentine front and ovolo corners; full serpentine shape when top is open; apron with inlaid stringing and kylix in center plaque; horizontally reeded apron corners; tapered bulb legs with reeding, ring turnings and cuffs; and cylindrical feet. Title and "203" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
card tables
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.004.017.002

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

Related Items

Table #13467 / 54379, Card Table #203 / 54876 and Table #2885 / 54456