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"Austin Sofa with Octagonal Feet"

CC010.001.008.006.002 (RS232168)

Description

Design drawing titled "Austin Sofa with Octagonal Feet" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Sofa has rounded back with slightly arched crest which continues to scrolled arms; tufted seat; single row of metal tacks outlining exterior edges of upholstery; and carved octagonal feet, Title, design notes and "Gen. Hayes Living Room" 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 colored pencil (5 7/8 x 9 3/4nches)
Dimensions
5 7/8x 9 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305393
Reference Code
CC010.001.008.006.002

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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