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"Sofa (of Mahogany)"

CC010.001.016.017.003 (RS233699)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sofa (of Mahogany)" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Sofa has a tall rectangular back; scrolled arms; T-shaped seat cushion; fully upholstered back, seat and arms; two cabriole front legs with sharp-edged knees and carved volutes terminating in trifid feet; two turned rear legs and turned H-stretchers. Title and "Det. # 3287" are 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 pencil (6 7/8 x 6 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 7/8x 6 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303505
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.017.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
sofas
Material Type
design drawings
Related Items
Arm Chair #664 and Settee #3287

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