Settee

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style settee has double-chair back form with two serpentine crest rails; splats with pierced Gothic tracery motifs; open curved arms with scrolled handholds; curved; arm supports; fully serpentine seat with over-the-rail upholstery and nail trim on lower edge; six square legs; and box stretchers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
settees
chair-back settees
Chippendale
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 x 8 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.016.015.005

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item