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1905

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2001

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Drawing, Design for Serving Table with Upper and Lower Shelves, 1900–05

This is a Drawing. It was designed by A.N. Davenport Co.. It is dated 1900–05 and we acquired it in 2001. Its medium is graphite on thin cream paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by The Lake St. Louis Historical Society. It is credited Gift of The Lake St. Louis Historical Society.

Its dimensions are

27.9 x 21.0 cm (11 x 8 1/4 in. )

It has the following markings

Watermark across verso bottom : ORIENTAL LINEN

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: Mhy [for "mahogany"?] [inverted "V"] = E / [inverted "V"] [square with dot at center in red ink] V / UXS; at upper right of image, with arrows pointing to right corner of top shelf and to table top: inlay; across left edge and upper center of image, numerical notations indicating dimensions

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Serving Table with Upper and Lower Shelves, 1900–05; Designed by A.N. Davenport Co. ; graphite on thin cream paper; 27.9 x 21.0 cm (11 x 8 1/4 in. ); Gift of The Lake St. Louis Historical Society; 2000-69-81

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