"Settle of Oak"

Description

Design drawing titled "Settle of Oak" rendered in ink and pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Settle has tall arched back with carved border and carved scrolls at top; carved motif at center back with a fleur-de-lis atop a cartouche carved "1906" and flanked by scrolls and bellflowers; flat straight arms; plank sides with ten vasiform turnings below arms and arched opening at bottom; and seat with loose tufted cushion overhanging scrolled skirt. Title, dimensions and "Geo. Sykes" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

settles
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink and pencil (6 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.016.025.002

Date Notes

Date based on that shown in carved cartouche on drawing

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item