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"Bench in Hall of Mahogany"

CC010.001.007.007.002 (RS233152)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bench in Hall of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular bench has low flaring arms with rounded tops and carved rosetttes at ends; upholstered seat and arms with single row of metal tacks along edges; straight apron with carved rosettes in blocks above legs; eight legs with ring turnings above and ovid turnings below tapered round reeded section; and cylindrical feet. Title, "Two Like This / George Eastman" and "5058" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1902-1910, undated
Date Notes
Date range around construction date of George Eastman house.
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (8 1/8 x 10 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 10 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306404
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.007.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Other People
Eastman, George, 1854-1932
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
benches (furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Places
Rochester (Monroe county, New York state)
Places (Buildings)
George Eastman House (Rochester, NY)

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