"Austin Sofa with Octagonal Feet"

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-305393

Description

Design drawing titled "Austin Sofa with Octagonal Feet" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Sofa has rounded back with slightly arched crest which continues to scrolled arms; tufted seat; single row of metal tacks outlining exterior edges of upholstery; and carved octagonal feet, Title, design notes and "Gen. Hayes Living Room" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in colored pencil (5 7/8 x 9 3/4nches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.008.006.002

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings
sketches

Description Level

Item