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"Double Seat of Mahogany"

CC010.001.016.020.001 (RS233762)

Description

Design drawing titled "Double Seat of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Sofa has fully upholstered rectangular back and straight open arms; curved arm supports with carved acanthus leaves and rosettes; rectangular seat with over-the-rail upholstery; single row of brass tacks on edges of back and seat upholstery; two cabriole front legs with acanthus-carved knees and scroll toe feet; and two raked cabriole rear legs. Title, "L. C. Hanna" and "For Chair to Match See Vol 6 Page 87" 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 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 7 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303523
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.020.001

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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