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"Fr. Walnut Lounge for Chas. Head"

CC010.001.008.003.002 (RS232121)

Description

Design drawing titled "Fr. Walnut Lounge for Chas. Head" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style chaise longue has curving backrest with straight crest at one end; caned half back with scrolled end and curved support; straight apron with carved rosettes at corners and molded or inlaid trim; upholstered seat cushion and back pillow; and reeded tapered round legs terminating in casters. Title, design notes, "Fact. 43101" and "11711 are handwritten on drawing. Also handwitten is "Date of Sketch / May 29 - 1907 - J. B. W.."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-05-29
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (4 x 7 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
4x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305367
Reference Code
CC010.001.008.003.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Classical Revival (European revival style)
Neoclassical
chaises longues
couches (reclining furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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