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Settee

CC010.001.016.015.002 (RS233791)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style settee has double-seat back with two slightly arched crest rails with carved ornamentation; pierced intertwined splats; open curved arms with scrolled handholds; curved; arm supports; rectangular upholstered seat with nail trim on lower edge; two cabriole front legs terminating in ball-and-claw feet; and two splayed rear legs. The notation "Carved Back"' 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 design drawing in ink (4 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 1/4x 5 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303449
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.015.002

Record details

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

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