"Piano Bench of Oak"

Description

Design drawing titled "Piano Bench of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular bench has over-the-rail upholstered top with a single row of metal tacks along all edges; rectangular corner blocks with carved quatrefoils; four legs with ring, vasiform and block turnings; and turned ovoid feet. H-shaped stretcher with fully carved sides is partially depicted. Title, design notes, "11314" and "10490 / E. D. Adams" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

benches (furniture)
piano benches
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (4 5/8 x 5 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.007.003.003

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