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Sofas, Settles, Etc.

CC011.004.003 (RS243391)

Description

This file consists of 15 sketches rendered in pencil. Drawings depict seating furniture manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, or their successor Irving and Casson - A H. Davenport Co. A few drawings are more developed and contain information such as measurements; however, the vast majority of the drawings are very rough sketches. Some of the sketches are quite small; some are also in fragile condition. Types of furnishings shown include sofas, settles, chaise longues and armchairs. No customer names are noted. Digital images of a selection of sketches from the file are attached to this record.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
1995
Physical Description
1 folder containing 15 pencil sketches
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
GUSN
313797
Reference Code
CC011.004.003

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chaises longues
settles
sofas
Material Type
sketches

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