Grand Piano

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Grand piano has case with one straight side and one curved side; hinged top; adjustable music stand; carved scrolls on each side of keyboard; inlaid swags and garlands above keyboard; lyre-shaped pedal support with carved volutes; five tapered square reeded legs with carved capitals; and brass feet with casters.The word "Piano" is handwritten on drawing but is partially cut off.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pianos
grand pianos
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (8 x 8 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.007.001.001

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