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"Ottoman"

CC010.001.007.005.006 (RS233209)

Description

Design drawing titled "Ottoman" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular bench or footstool has upholstered cushion with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; open sides with turned horizontal rails with carved foliate motifs in centers supported by flaring stiles on each end; straight apron; four tapered reeded round legs with carved flared turning at top; and cuffed feet. An alternate leg without the turning is also sketched. Title, design notes and "For W. White" 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
306395
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.005.006

Record details

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

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