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Settee

CC010.001.016.014.004 (RS233752)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace depicting a settee. Perspective view is shown. Hepplewhite-style settee has double-seat back with two lobed shields; intertwined pierced splats, and Prince of Wales feather motifs at top of splats; open curved arms and arm supports; kidney-shaped upholstered seat; straight skirt; two tapered square front legs; and two splayed rear legs. Painted or inlaid decoration on back; arm supports and legs.

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 ink (5 x 5 inches)
Dimensions
5x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303438
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.014.004

Record details

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

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