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"Settle of Oak"

CC010.001.016.025.002 (RS233698)

Description

Design drawing titled "Settle of Oak" rendered in ink and pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Settle has tall arched back with carved border and carved scrolls at top; carved motif at center back with a fleur-de-lis atop a cartouche carved "1906" and flanked by scrolls and bellflowers; flat straight arms; plank sides with ten vasiform turnings below arms and arched opening at bottom; and seat with loose tufted cushion overhanging scrolled skirt. Title, dimensions and "Geo. Sykes" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1906
Date Notes
Date based on that shown in carved cartouche on drawing
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in ink and pencil (6 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303535
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.025.002

Record details

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

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