- School & Youth
- Get Involved
Design drawing titled "Painted Bureau" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Low chest of drawers has rectangular form with canted front corners; overhanging marble top; three graduated drawers with bail handles and key escutcheons; stiles with molded edges; shaped curved skirt with painted floral motif at center; and short carved feet. Title, design notes, "Made for C. Vanderbilt" and "11313" are handwritten on drawing.
chests of drawers
1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches)
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Vanderbilt, Cornelius, 1873-1942