"Sofa"

Description

Design drawing titled "Sofa" rendered in ink and pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style sofa has rectangular back with straight crest rail; straight arms with ovolo ends; turned vasiform arm supports; upholstered back, sides and seat with single row of nail trim along edges; straight skirt; two turned tapered and fluted front legs with cuffs above casters; and two square raked rear legs. Title, "W. C. Hawes - Mahogany," "Det" and "580 879}?" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
Neoclassical
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink and pencil (4 1/2 x 6 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.016.019.003

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item