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Large Sofa and Two Coffee Tables

CC011.001.001.004.003.002 (RS209210)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. Chinese-inspired sofa has outward curving sides and back; straight crest rail and side rails of equal height; six caned panels on back and sides with fretwork motifs in corners of panels; straight skirt; square legs; and upholstered seat. Two octagonal side tables are shown. Each table has overhanging top; fretwork apron; medial shelf with fretwork trim; and straight legs. Handprinted in pencil are "Large Sofa 18073" and "Coffee Table 18074." Blind stamped in lower left corner is: "Irving and Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston - New York."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1914-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (10 1/2 x 16 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
10 1/2 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303852
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.004.003.002

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
caning
coffee tables
sofas
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views
renderings (drawings)

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