Skip to content

Search Collections

"Sofa of Satinwood for Mrs. Monk"

CC010.001.016.019.005 (RS233733)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sofa of Satinwood for Mrs. Moor" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style sofa has a low back; steeply concave curved crest rail; tall arms; tall arm supports which terminate in volutes; straight skirt with rectangular corner blocks and carved or inlaid central motif; tapered square legs on casters; and carved or inlaid ornamentation throughout. Title and dimensions 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 (4 3/4 x 5 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303516
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.019.005

Record details

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

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments