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Settee

CC010.001.016.016.003 (RS233811)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view of a settee is shown. Settee has triple seat back form with center back being wider than the sides; straight crest rails with concave corners; rectangular tablets on side crestrails and arched tablet on center crest; carved foliate ornamentation on tablets; caned back; straight stiles continuing into four splayed back legs; shallow seat rails with carved ornaments on front; and five tapered square front legs with cuffs.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in ink (5 x 8 inches)
Dimensions
5 x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303489
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.016.003

Record details

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

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