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"Prudential Insurance Company Public Space"

CC010.001.016.032.001 (RS233771)

Description

Design drawing titled "Prudential Insurance Company Public Space" depicting a settle rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Renaissance Revival-style settle has rectangular back with carved letter "P" within a central carved foliate medallion; curved side panels which form scrolled arms with acanthus leaf carving; rectangular seat; straight front apron with carved egg-and-dart molding; curved side aprons with carved scrolls, rosettes and drop pendant of fruit; and four large cabriole legs with carved acanthus leaves and terminating in paw feet. Title, "New York Order #15462" and "5998 / 43000" 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 (8 1/8 x 10 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303553
Reference Code
CC010.001.016.032.001

Record details

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

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