Chippendale-style Tea Tables #513 and 515 and Stand #5087

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1913-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-314491

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Description

Black-and-white photograph of two tilt-top tea tables and a music stand. Each Chippendale-style table has a round top with molded "pie crust" edge; plain pedestal with columnar, cup and ring turnings; and three cabriole legs. Tables differ in diameter and style of legs and feet. The larger table has cabriole legs with foliate carved knees and ball and claw feet. The smaller table has plain cabriole legs and pad feet. Tall music stand has two caned slanted rests with lower lips; tapered square pole; triangular base and ball feet. Handwritten notes on page include wood types; dimensions, and A. H. Davenport Co. detail numbers 513, 515 and 5087.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea tables (tables)
tilt-top tables
tables (support furniture)
music stands
Chippendale
photographs
black-and-white photographs

Physical Description

1 black-and-white photograph (7 3/16 x 9 3/16 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.005.160

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

photographs
black-and-white photographs

Description Level

Item

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