"Chest of Drawers of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded rim; three shallow drawers to left of a cupboard with one hinged door; four drawers; bail handles on all drawers; square stiles with inlaid or painted bellflowers at top; inlaid or painted urn on cupboard door; straight skirt with molded edges; and ball-and-claw feet. Title is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 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

CC010.001.012.057.004

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