Large Sofa and Two Coffee Tables

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. Chinese-inspired sofa has outward curving sides and back; straight crest rail and side rails of equal height; six caned panels on back and sides with fretwork motifs in corners of panels; straight skirt; square legs; and upholstered seat. Two octagonal side tables are shown. Each table has overhanging top; fretwork apron; medial shelf with fretwork trim; and straight legs. Handprinted in pencil are "Large Sofa 18073" and "Coffee Table 18074." Blind stamped in lower left corner is: "Irving and Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston - New York."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
coffee tables
tables (support furniture)
caning
renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (10 1/2 x 16 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.004.003.002

Record Details

Originator

Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Description Level

Item