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CC010.001.016.015.007 (RS233738)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Empire-style sofa has straight crest rail with carved acanthus leaves and scrolls at ends; upholstered back; upholstered seat with continuous scrolled arms; arm supports with carved ornamentation ending in rosettes at top; straight reeded skirt; and scroll-shaped legs with wing brackets and terminating in paw feet with casters.

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 (3 3/4 x 7 inches)
Dimensions
3 3/4x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303454
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.015.007

Record details

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

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