"Bureau Mhg. & Inlay"

Description

Design drawing titled "Bureau Mhg. & Inlay" rendered in ink on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular bureau has overhanging top with molded edge; four drawers in a two-over-two arrangement; straight skirt; tapered carved feet; and inlaid decoration on center top panel ncluding basket and swags. Rectangular mirror has shaped arched crest and is secured to bureau top by two large braces with concave tops and inlaid foliate motifs, Title, design notes, "A. J. Croll 38389" and "11933" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 3/4 x 5 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.012.039.002

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