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"Small Sofa in Music Room"

CC010.001.016.016.001 (RS233797)

Description

Design drawing titled "Small Sofa in Music Room" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Sofa has straight crest; outwardly flaring arms same height as back; arm supports with carved volutes and acanthus leaves; rectangular seat; upholstered back, arms and seat with nail trim at lower edge; straight seat rail with carved rectangular blocks above legs; two turned and fluted Marlborough front legs; and two splayed rear legs. Title, dimensions, design notes and "# 718" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten are "Made for H. St. John Smith" and "Det. June 4 - 1896."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1896-06-04
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in ink (5 3/4 x 9 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/4x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303480
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.016.001

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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