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Design drawing titled "Sofa "A"" rendered in ink and pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rococo Revival-style sofa has upholstered back, wings and seat; partially upholstered arms; tall back with camel-back or serpentine curve at top; scrolled handholds and arm supports; curved skirt; three front legs with top scrolls and paw feet; three splayed square back legs; and three stretchers. GIlded and carved ornamentation on handholds, arm supports, skirt, and legs includes acanthus leaves, shells, and scrolls. Title and notation regarding gilding are handwritten on drawing.
1 design drawing in ink and pencil on trace (5 1/2 x 8 inches)
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)