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"Sofa of Mahogany E. C. Stanwood"

CC010.001.016.004.001 (RS233813)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sofa of Mahogany E. C. Stanwood" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Empire-style sofa has straight crest rail with scrolled foliate ends; outwardly curving arms; arm supports with carved acanthus leaves terminating in rosettes; straight skirt; monopodium feet with acanthus leaf brackets; and upholstered back, seat and arms. Title, design notes, and "Det. March 14 - 1902 J. P. H." are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1902-03-14
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil on trace (5 3/8 x 11 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/8x 11 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303272
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.004.001

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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