Folding Screen

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Folding screen has four parts, each of which has rectangular frame with domed crest rail; carved central ornament composed of wreath with crossed torches, ribbon bows and streamers at top of crest rail; carved or inlaid ornamentation on perimeter of frame; and fabric or painted covering.

Details

Descriptive Terms

screens (furniture)
folding screens
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 3/8 x 5 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.007.018.001

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