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"Bench of Mahogany & Inlay - Cane Seat"

CC010.001.007.004.002 (RS233139)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bench of Mahogany & Inlay - Cane Seat" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Neoclassical-style rectangular bench has loose upholstered cushion over a caned seat; spiral-turned side rails with central plaques with inlay ornamentation; four flared side supports with carved rosettes at ends; straight apron with inlaid stringing and quatrefoils on corner blocks; and four tapered square legs with cuffs and inlaid stringing. Title, design notes, "For Mrs. Mrs. J. G. Moore N. Y. 13653 Job 40000" and "11334" 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 x 8 inches)
Dimensions
4x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306374
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.004.002

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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