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CC010.001.016.023.002 (RS233746)

Description

Untitled design drawing of a sofa rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style sofa has serpentine back; tall scrolled flaring arms; fully upholstered back, arms and seat with brass tack trim at edges; two tapered square front legs with inlaid stringing and bell flowers terminating in cuffs and casters; and two raked rear legs terminating in casters. Handwritten on drawing is "E. A. King."

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 x 8 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
6x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303530
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.023.002

Record details

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

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