"Chest of Drawers"

Description

Design drawing titled "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; one tier of two shallow drawers with round pulls; cupboard with two hinged doors and tray drawers within; projecting column on each side with carved vasiform and ring turnings at top followed by reeded body; and ovoid feet with acanthus leaf carving. Title and design notes are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
case furniture
cabinets (case furniture)
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.012.048.004

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