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"Sofa with Dark Oak Legs"

CC010.001.008.002.003 (RS232108)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sofa with Dark Oak Legs" rendered in pencil. Front, side and top views are shown. Upholstered sofa has a kidney-shaped form with a high back which flows into continuous high sides; large ball finials at the end of each side; curved seat; single row of large metal tacks along bottom edge of upholstery; and five turned feet with casters. Title, design notes, "11633" and "April 23 - 1907 / J. B. W." are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten are: "For J. D. Oliver 32774" and "For Demook 9' - Long Mhg. Legs / 34031."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-04-23
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (8 11/16 x 14 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 11/16x 14 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305363
Reference Code
CC010.001.008.002.003

Record details

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

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