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"Piano Bench of Oak"

CC010.001.007.003.003 (RS233140)

Description

Design drawing titled "Piano Bench of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular bench has over-the-rail upholstered top with a single row of metal tacks along all edges; rectangular corner blocks with carved quatrefoils; four legs with ring, vasiform and block turnings; and turned ovoid feet. H-shaped stretcher with fully carved sides is partially depicted. Title, design notes, "11314" and "10490 / E. D. Adams" 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 (4 5/8 x 5 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 5/8x 5 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306362
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.003.003

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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