"Sofa"

Description

Design drawing titled "Sofa" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Sofa has gently arched and rolled back extending into tall continuous arms; arm supports with carved rosettes on scrolled top and lotus petals at base; curved seat; straight apron with carved ornamentation including blocks with quatrefoils above legs; two tapered square front legs with carved tops; splayed rear legs; casters; and upholstered back, arms and seat. Title is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
design drawings

Physical Description

1 sketch in ink (4 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.016.014.005

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item