Folding Screen

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Folding screen has three sections, each of which has rectangular frame with serpentine arched crest rail; fabric or leather covering with single row of metal tacks along all edges; and metal tacks in a scrolling interlaced pattern within arched section. Handwitten on drawing is "A. W. Hard" and "See Job 48225."

Details

Descriptive Terms

screens (furniture)
folding screens
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.007.019.002

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