"Chest of Drawers of Oak"

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded edge; cupboard with two hinged doors and carved, painted or inlaid diamond motif; three drawers with bail handles and key escutcheons; square stiles with twisted rope molding; and rectangular base with molded rim. Title, design notes, "John Sloane 26089 / S. White 26664" and "11900" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.012.061.003

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