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"Imported Chairs: Louis XIII, Louis XIV, Regency 6"

CC010.002.007 (RS219110)

Description

Photo album titled: "Imported Chairs: Louis XIII, Louis XIV, Regency 6." Title is hand printed in black on front cover; title and volume number are hand printed in black on spine. Album has a beige fabric covering and 22 dark gray pages, all of which are now loose. Five of the pages are blank. Album contains 17 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of chairs manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. The styles of the chairs (including both side and arm chairs) are described by the compiler of the album as including Louis XIII, Louis XIV, and French Regency. The order number and year are often shown on a display in the photographs; model numbers have also provided in some cases. No customer names are provided. Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 photo album containing 22 pages and 17 photographs (14 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 1 inches)
Dimensions
14 3/4x 12 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
14 3/4x 12 1/2x 1(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 24.6
GUSN
294810
Reference Code
CC010.002.007

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Irving & Casson (Compiler)
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
Descriptive Terms
Louis XIII
Louis XIV
Régence
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs

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