"Chiffonier"

Description

Design drawing titled "Chiffonier" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top; cupboard with two hinged doors and painted or inlaid foliate motifs; four drawers with bail handles; square stiles; straight skirt; and tapered square cuffed feet. Title and "Mr. Hooper ?" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
chiffonnières (low chests of drawers)
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 5/8 x 4 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.012.061.001

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