Chest of Drawers

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has flat top with molded edge; upper case with five drawers in a two-over-three arrangement; and molded bottom edge; lower case with molded upper lip; two deep drawers flanking two shallow drawers and two wide drawers below; short cabriole legs with pad feet; and two-tiered recessed display stand on top. "11352" and "Miss Holmes" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
chests-on-chests
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.012.054.003

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