"Small Sofa in Music Room"

Collection Type

  • Institutional records

Date

1896-06-04

GUSN

GUSN-303480

Description

Design drawing titled "Small Sofa in Music Room" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Sofa has straight crest; outwardly flaring arms same height as back; arm supports with carved volutes and acanthus leaves; rectangular seat; upholstered back, arms and seat with nail trim at lower edge; straight seat rail with carved rectangular blocks above legs; two turned and fluted Marlborough front legs; and two splayed rear legs. Title, dimensions, design notes and "# 718" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten are "Made for H. St. John Smith" and "Det. June 4 - 1896."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (5 3/4 x 9 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.016.016.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item