"Bench of Mahogany & Inlay - Cane Seat"

Description

Design drawing titled "Bench of Mahogany & Inlay - Cane Seat" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Neoclassical-style rectangular bench has loose upholstered cushion over a caned seat; spiral-turned side rails with central plaques with inlay ornamentation; four flared side supports with carved rosettes at ends; straight apron with inlaid stringing and quatrefoils on corner blocks; and four tapered square legs with cuffs and inlaid stringing. Title, design notes, "For Mrs. Mrs. J. G. Moore N. Y. 13653 Job 40000" and "11334" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

benches (furniture)
piano benches
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (4 x 8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.007.004.002

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