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Sofa for Mrs. E. S. Brown

CC010.001.016.003.001 (RS233766)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Empire-style sofa has straight crest rail with carved scrolls between concave curved sides; upholstered back; upholstered seat with continuous scrolled arms; straight reeded skirt continuing into arm supports and terminating with carved rosettes; and scroll-shaped legs terminating in paw feet with casters. Handwritten on drawing are "Mrs. E. S. Brown" and "July 18 - 1905."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1905-07-18
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil on trace (4 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4x 8 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303269
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.003.001

Record details

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

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