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Side View of Bed

CC010.001.011.004.003 (RS234933)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Side view is shown. Empire-style bed has tall backboard and footboard; round columnar posts with round finials; wide side rail with concave curved top; S-curve brackets between skirt and base of posts. Carved, applied or painted ornamentation includes rosettes on finials; anthemions on tops of posts; and bellflowers and diamond motifs on side rail.

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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 ink (5 1/8 x 8 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/8x 8 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304281
Reference Code
CC010.001.011.004.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Empire (style)
Neoclassical
beds (furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
Related Items
Beds and Night Table — Similar design with exception of finial.

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