"Table of Mahogany"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-306874

Description

Design drawing titled "Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular table has overhanging top with molded edge; reeded plinth-shaped support on each end; trestle base with stetcher; four low carved legs with brass shoes and casters; and branch veneer on trestle base. Title, design notes and "#12681" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/2 x 10 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.003.017.003

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