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Sofa

CC010.001.016.016.002 (RS233802)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view of a sofa is shown. Sofa has serpentine crest rail flowing into curved stiles; upholstered back; curved molded arms and arm suppors; upholstered seat with serpentine fron; shaped skirt; and cabriole legs terminating in scroll feet. Carved ornamentation includes acanthus leaves on handholds, base of handholds and scroll feet; and carved shells with foliage against crosshatched background on skirt and knees of 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 sketch in ink (7 3/8 x 9 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 3/8x 9 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303488
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.016.002

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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