Tea Table

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style tea table has overhanging rectangular top with protruding square front corners and bowed back; narrow gallery on back; narrow apron with molded rim; four tapered faceted legs below trumpet-shaped turnings; casters; and extensive painted or inlaid ornamentation including cartouches, swags and garlands on top and foliage on apron. "3688" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
tea tables (tables)
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/2 x 7 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.004.020.005

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