Library Table

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular table has overhanging top with molded edge and carved egg-and-dart molding; apron with gadrooned lower edge; four legs in the form of square Corinithian columns with carved capitals, fluted bodies, and stepped bottoms; and two trestle-style bases with foliate carving and bracket feet. "Mrs. Swift / Date near 1903" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tables (support furniture)
library tables (writing tables)
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (7 x 10 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.003.015.002

Date Notes

Note on drawing states "Date near 1903."

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