Image courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Arts | Licence: CC0 1.0
Image courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Arts | Licence: CC0 1.0

Design for Cabriolet (unnumbered)

1850-1870

Unknown Artist

From the collection

Title

Design for Cabriolet (unnumbered)

Date

1850-1870

Description

Carriage design drawing for a Calesche. Folding top collapsed, skeleton boot, drop center body, open body, coachman's seat with wedge cushion, vis-a-vis passenger seats, seat facing backward folds down. Square double chimney lamp beside coachman's seat. Fenders. One folding step below door. Double elliptic and cee springs front and back. Yellow body, black molding, tan trim, yellow undercarriage, crest on door. Medium: pen and black ink, watercolor and gouache, with gum arabic.
Additional Makers: Manufacturer - Brewster & Co. (American, New York)
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Location

Broadway & W 48th St, New York City, USA

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Credits

Image Credit

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