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"Taborette Painted White & Decorated"

CC010.001.007.005.001 (RS233206)

Description

Design drawing titled "Taborette Painted White & Decorated" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular low bench has upholstered cushion; open sides with turned rail supported by flaring stiles at each end; straight apron; four tapered square legs with cuffed feet; and painted decoration including bellflowers on legs and faux stringing. Title, design notes, "Made for Mrs. E. D. Godfrey 45437" and "186" 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 (3 1/8 x 3 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
3 1/8x 3 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306390
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.005.001

Record details

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

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