Portfolio -- "Italian Renaissance"

Description

Portfolio titled "Italian Renaissance" with brown paper covers, dark gray fabric spine and brown fabric ties. Title is printed in gold on spine. Label and stamp inside front cover identify portfolio as being from the Shaw Furniture Co. of Cambridge, MA. Portfolio contains five photomechanical prints depicting two interiors and three heavily carved chests and cabinets. Legends in Italian on some of the prints note the locations and date the work depicted as dating from the Italian Renaisaance in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Details

Descriptive Terms

furniture
chests (case furniture)
cassoni
Italian Renaissance-Baroque styles
Renaissance
portfolios (containers)
photomechanical prints

Physical Description

1portfolio (10 x 8 x 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.003.006

Dimensions

10 x 8 x 3/4 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details

Originator

Shaw Furniture Company (Cambridge, Mass.)

Material Type

portfolios (containers)
photomechanical prints

Description Level

Item