"Chest of Drawers"

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded edge; shallow backboard with shaped ends; four drawers with bail handles in a two-over-two graduated arrangement; key escutcheons on lower drawers; straight skirt; square stiles; and tapered square feet with cuffs. Simple two-shelf book rack is hung on wall above chest. Title and dimensions are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
bookshelves
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencill (7 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.012.044.002

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