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"Gilded Cherry Music Bench"

CC010.001.007.003.001 (RS233115)

Description

Design drawing titled "Gilded Cherry Music Bench" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular bench has overhanging top with serpentine shape on all sides and carved gadrooned edge; apron with shaped skirt and carved volutes and shells; four cabriole legs with carved bellflowers and scrolls; and scrolled toe peg feet. Title, design notes, "Made for Mrs. J. C. Hoagland N. Y. 11853," "Job 36527" and "11351" 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 (5 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
5x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306181
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.003.001

Record details

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

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