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Neoclassical-style sofa

CC010.001.016.002.002 (RS233723)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front and side views are shown; outline of seat top is also provided. Neoclassical-style sofa has upholstered back and seat with nail trim along edges; rectangular back which curves backward at top; carved scrolls at top of stiles; arms with scrolled handholds and upholstered armrests with nail trim; arm supports with carved lotus leaves; straight lower seat rail with carved ornamentation including rosettes above legs; four tapered fluted front legs; and two splayed back legs. No notations on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in ink on trace (8 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
8 3/4x 10 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303268
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.002.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Federal
Neoclassical
sofas
Material Type
design drawings

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