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"Corner Divan"

CC010.001.008.005.004 (RS232198)

Description

Design drawing titled "Corner Divan" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Fully upholstered sofa is shaped to fit in a corner nook and has two straight backs arranged in a 90-degree angle; kidney-shaped seat; and single row of metal tacks outlining bottom skirt. Title and "Two Like This" are handwritten on drawing. Lower left corner has been embossed with company name and address but is partially cut off.

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 (5 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 6 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305387
Reference Code
CC010.001.008.005.004

Record details

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

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