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Settee

CC010.001.016.028.001 (RS233804)

Description

Untitled design drawing of a settee rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Tall settee has rectangular upholstered back; three square rear stiles extending to floor; curved open arms terminating in large scroll handholds; turned and foliate carved arm supports; rectangular upholstered seat; two rows of brass tack trim on seat and back; three square front legs with turned and foliate carved top; flat rear stretchers; shaped side stretchers; and serpentine front stretchers with carved borders and intertwined knot motif in central medallion. "1566" is 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 (8 1/8 x 10 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 10 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303543
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.028.001

Record details

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

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