Piano Details

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Drawing depicts various piano details including front view of music stand; front views of side and back legs; and front and side views of lyre-shaped piano support. All pieces incorporate Neoclassical-style elements such as lyre shapes, carved scrolls and volutes, and rosettes. Design notes, "11854" and "B. R. Merwin / N. Y. order No. 13466" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pianos
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (13 1/2 x 9 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.007.002.001

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