"Leather Covered Sofa of Mahogany for Mrs. Potter"

Collection Type

  • Institutional records

Date

1906-10-02

GUSN

GUSN-303328

Description

Design drawing titled "Leather Covered Sofa of Mahogany for Mrs. Potter" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical-style fully upholstered sofa has serpentine back; scrolled arms; serpentine seat; nail trim along upholstery edges; four tapered square front legs; and two square splayed back legs. Title, design notes, and "Oct. 2 - 1906 - K." are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
Neoclassical
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil on trace (9 1/4 x 11 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.016.008.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item

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