2013 Acquisitions


This series consists of seven watercolor renderings of furniture manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, or their successor Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. The types of furniture depicted include a screen, pedestal, tall case clock, cabinet and several tables.


Descriptive Terms

design drawings
renderings (drawings)

Physical Description

One folder containing seven watercolor renderings; 1.75 linear feet

Custodial History

Historic New England purchased the items from a dealer. It is not known when or from whom the dealer acquired the items

Collection Code


Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition


Reference Code


Acquisition Type

Library & Archives Purchase

Credit Line

Historic New England, Library & Archives Purchase, 2013.

Record Details


A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries)
Irving & Casson
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co.

Material Type

design drawings
renderings (drawings)

Description Level




The drawings are arranged in order of increasing size so as to minimize the chance of damage. Titles given by the original creators of items are enclosed by quotation marks.