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"Double Seat"

CC010.001.006.050.003 (RS246109)

Description

Design drawing titled "Double Seat" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. S-shaped seat allowing two persons to sit facing each other has arched crest flowing into continuous rolled arms; molded arm supports with carved rosettes at top and carved blocks at bottom; molded straight seat rails with rectangular end blocks carved with diamond pattern; and reeded tapered round legs with carved tops and brass shoes with casters. Fully upholstered except for arm supports, seat rails and legs. Title is handwritten on drawing but is cut off.

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 x 6 inches)
Dimensions
4x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307920
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.050.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
canapés à confident
chairs (furniture forms)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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