"Couch of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Couch of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Couch or chaise longrue has rectangular back with rounded crest; long oval seat; rectangular left arm extending 3/4 of seat length; tufted upholstery; straight mahogany skirt rail; and tapered square feet terminating in casters. Title and "#213" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

couches (reclining furniture)
chaises longues
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (4 x 8 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.008.008.003

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

Related Items

Chaise Longue #213 and Arm Chair #3702