Drawing, "Design for a Sofa", 1993 Graphite, black ink marker, brush and yellow and blue-green watercolor, collaged magazine illustrations on heavy white paper. Gift of Constantin Boym. 1997-97-1.
What is this?
At center, a design for a gray upholstered sofa with upholstered, wooden arms curving to front legs; at back base corner, a rubber wheel. To lower right of this main, central image: small outline sketch showing back view of sofa with three wheels along the base. Two colored illustrations, taken from Sears Roebuck catalog, depict gray sofa ( glued to sheet at upper right) and trolley laden with cardboard boxes (glued to sheet at lower right), show the designer's inspiration for this rolling sofa design.