"Large Table of Mahogany"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-306818

Description

Design drawing titled "Large Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular table has overhanging top with rounded corners and molded edge; apron with branch veneer and plaques at corners and above legs with carved bellflowers; six legs with acanthus carved turnings above tapered reeded section; and short cylindrical feet with ring turning above. Title, design notes, "N. Y. order - / 17265 / E. W. Bliss Co." and "3119 / 46219" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (10 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.003.009.001

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