"Mahogany Chest of Drawers"

Description

Design drawing titled "Mahogany Chest of Drawers" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with ovolo front corners and molded edge; cupboard with two hinged doors; three drawers with bail handles, bat-wing back plates, and key escutcheons; reeded round columnar stiles with carved capitals; straight skirt; and carved tapered cylindrical feet. Title and dimensions are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (8 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.012.048.002

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