Chest of Drawers

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top; five drawers with bail handles, bat-wing backplates and key escutcheons; projecting corner blocks at top; reeded columnar stiles; straight skirt; and short cabriole legs with ball-and-claw feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (9 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.012.053.004

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