"Bureau Painted White"

Description

Design drawing titled "Bureau Painted White" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular bureau has overhanging top; three drawers with bail handles and key escutcheons; and rectangular base with molded top edge. Rectangular mirror has wide frame with carved interior molding and is attached to rear of bureau top by two tall shaped brackets with painted floral decoration. Title is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
dressers (chests of drawers)
mirrors
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (10 1/4 x 7 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.012.031.001

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