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"Long Sofa Against Wall of Mahogany"

CC010.001.016.004.004 (RS233792)

Description

Design drawing titled "Long Sofa Against Wall of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style sofa has camel-back crest; tall curving arms; arm supports with molded edges and carved scrolls at top; upholstered back, arms and seat with nail trim at bottom edges; four square tapered front legs terminating in block feet; and square splayed back legs. Title, design notes and "F. G. Webster" 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 9 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/8x 9 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303286
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.004.004

Record details

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

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