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Drawing, Design for Writing Table #42018 of Mahogany, Decorated in Color, January 24, 1906

This is a Drawing. It was designed by A.N. Davenport Co.. It is dated January 24, 1906 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

21.6 x 27.9 cm (8 1/2 x 11 in. )

It has the following markings

Stamped in purple ink, upper right of sheet: JAN 24 1906

It is inscribed

Recto: inscribed in graphite, lower right half of sheet: WRITING TABLE #42018 / OF MAHOGANY / DECORATED IN COLOR / -2 [box with dot at center][underlined] and "dts" under this. Verso: upper center: Mr. Mann [underlined] / This is all that are in stock.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Writing Table #42018 of Mahogany, Decorated in Color, January 24, 1906; Designed by A.N. Davenport Co. ; graphite on thin cream paper; 21.6 x 27.9 cm (8 1/2 x 11 in. ); Gift of The Lake St. Louis Historical Society; 2000-69-239

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