"Taborette Painted White & Decorated"

Description

Design drawing titled "Taborette Painted White & Decorated" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular low bench has upholstered cushion; open sides with turned rail supported by flaring stiles at each end; straight apron; four tapered square legs with cuffed feet; and painted decoration including bellflowers on legs and faux stringing. Title, design notes, "Made for Mrs. E. D. Godfrey 45437" and "186" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

benches (furniture)
tabourets (low stools)
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.007.005.001

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