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Design drawing titled "Bureau of Cherry Painted" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top; four drawers with bail handles in a two-over-two arrangement; carved foliate wreath between top two drawers; key escutcheons on lower drawers; recessed panels on sides; straight skirt; front fluted stiles; and one tapered square foot with carved acanthus leaves. Other feet have tapered round reeded feet with carved caps.Titl, design notes, "Made for C. Vanderbilt 27911" and "11480" are handwritten on drawing.
chests of drawers
1 design drawing in ink (5 1/4 x 7 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