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"XV Sofa"

CC010.001.016.012.002 (RS233726)

Description

Design drawing titled "XV Sofa" rendered in pencil. Perspective view is shown. Rococo Revival or Louis XV-style sofa has upholstered back with serpentine crest; open arms with curved arm supports; upholstered seat; serpentine curved skirt; and four cabriole legs terminating in C-scrolls atop peg feet. Carved ornamentation inludes scrolls and foliage on arms, arm supports, skirt and legs. Title and "3328" are handwritten 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 pencil (6 1/2 x 7 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 7 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303431
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.012.002

Record details

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

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