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"Sofa"

CC010.001.016.014.005 (RS233713)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sofa" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Sofa has gently arched and rolled back extending into tall continuous arms; arm supports with carved rosettes on scrolled top and lotus petals at base; curved seat; straight apron with carved ornamentation including blocks with quatrefoils above legs; two tapered square front legs with carved tops; splayed rear legs; casters; and upholstered back, arms and seat. Title is 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 sketch in ink (4 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4x 7 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303439
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.014.005

Record details

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

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