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"All Gold Piano Bench"

CC010.001.007.003.002 (RS233127)

Description

Design drawing titled "All Gold Piano Bench" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Neoclassical-style rectangular bench has upholstered cushion; straight apron with carved rosettes at corners and intricate moldings on sides; and four tapered fluted legs with carved capitals and cuffs. Title, design notes and "11333" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten are: "Made for W. W. Kimball Job 22260 / " " A. H. Davenport without carving at "A" / " " W. S. Wicks " " of Red Mahog."

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 (4 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 1/2x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306183
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.003.002

Record details

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

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