"Seat of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Seat of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Rectangular bench has upholstered cushion with single row of metal tacks along lower edge; open sides with turned horizontal rail supported by flaring stiles at each end; straight apron; and four outwardly flaring legs extending from stiles. Title, design notes, "For Mr. G. B. Blake" and "Det. Dec. 5 - 1906 / J. P. H." are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

benches (furniture)
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.007.005.002

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