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"Satinwood Piano Bench"

CC010.001.007.005.003 (RS233120)

Description

Design drawing titled "Satinwood Piano Bench" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Empire-style rectangular low bench has bowed ends; upholstered cushion with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight apron with carved corner blocks and fluting; four tapered round reeded legs with carved foliage at top; and turned ovoid feet. Title, design notes, "For W. C. Whitney" and "11593" 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 (6 1/8 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/8x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306392
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.005.003

Record details

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

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