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Caned Armchair

CC011.007.001.004.001.001 (RS209466)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in watercolor on trace and mounted on cardboard. Perspective view is shown. Caned armchair has a high rectangular back, rectangular seat and flat arms; hourglass-shaped base; and six visible vertical supports from the base rim to the seat rim. Red rectangular loose seat cushion. Embossed on lower left corner of drawing but partially cut off is: "Return to / A. H. Davenport Co. / 96-98 Washington St. / Boston, Mass."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
1999
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (12 3/4 x 18 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/2x 12 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303819
Reference Code
CC011.007.001.004.001.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
caning
chairs (furniture forms)
wicker
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views
renderings (drawings)

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