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"Piano Bench of Mahogany"

CC010.001.007.004.001 (RS233113)

Description

Design drawing titled "Piano Bench of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style rectangular bench has high sides which flare outwards with carved volutes at ends; upholstered seat and interior of sides; straight apron; four tapered reeded round legs with carved ringed turning at top; and cylindrical feet. Title, design notes, "For Mrs. Bement 29853" and "11590" 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 3/8 x 5 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/8x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306373
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.004.001

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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