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"Lounge of Mahogany & Brass"

CC010.001.008.003.004 (RS232190)

Description

Design drawing titled "Lounge of Mahogany & Brass" rendered in pencil on trace. Side view is shown. Neoclassical-style chaise longue has curving backrest with straight crest at one end; backrest supports with carved rosettes at top; half back with curved end support; straight apron with carved rosettes at corners; upholstered seat cushion; and tapered round legs terminating in casters. Title, design notes, "11923" and "Mrs. Hart 30724" 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 (3 5/8 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
3 5/8x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305369
Reference Code
CC010.001.008.003.004

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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