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"Sofa"

CC010.001.016.013.001 (RS233750)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sofa" rendered in pencil and ink. Perspective view is shown. Rococo Revival or Louis XV-style sofa has serpentine crest rail and arm rails; C-scroll arm supports; upholstered seat, back and sides, serpentine curved skirt; two cabriole front legs terminating in C-scrolls atop peg feet; and two splayed rear legs. Carved ornamentation inludes scrolls and foliage on arms, arm supports, skirt and legs. Title and "129" 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 (4 3/4 x 7 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4 x 7 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303432
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.013.001

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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