"Sofa of Mahogany E. C. Stanwood"

Description

Design drawing titled "Sofa of Mahogany E. C. Stanwood" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Empire-style sofa has straight crest rail with scrolled foliate ends; outwardly curving arms; arm supports with carved acanthus leaves terminating in rosettes; straight skirt; monopodium feet with acanthus leaf brackets; and upholstered back, seat and arms. Title, design notes, and "Det. March 14 - 1902 J. P. H." are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
Empire (style)
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil on trace (5 3/8 x 11 7/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.016.004.001

Record Details

Originator

A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item