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"Sofa"

CC010.001.016.019.002 (RS233784)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sofa" rendered in pencil of trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style settee has three-chair back form; bow-shaped crest rails with central carved shells; protruding ears; pierced splats with central owl-eye design; shaped arms; curved arm supports; upholstered seat with single row of nail trim along bottom edge above straight skirt; four square front legs; four raked rear legs; and H-stretchers. Title, "Somerset Club 45955" and "Nov 1904 P. E. J" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten are "Det 494" and "For Chair to Match See Page 13 in No.6 in Chair Book."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1904-11-00
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/2 x 7 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303513
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.019.002

Record details

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

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