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Upholstered Bench

CC010.001.007.004.005 (RS233200)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Empire-style rectangular bench has upholstered top with single row of metal tacks along lower edge; low upholstered cylindrical sides with carved rosettes on ends; inlaid floral motifs and stringing on skirt and corner blocks; four tapered round legs with carved top and bottoms; and ovoid feet. Design notes 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 ink (4 7/8 x 6 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 7/8x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306377
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.004.005

Record details

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

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