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"Arm Chair with Color & Gold, Back of Colored Leather"

CC011.001.001.004.001.006 (RS209463)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair with Color & Gold, Back of Colored Leather" rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. Curule arm chair has arms with carved animal head hand holds; carved ornamentation on front stiles and legs; large carved rosette at front center; turned side stretchers; leather seat; and leather back with painted fruit and geometric patterns. Title and "33171" are handwritten on front. A paper label is taped to the back and has the handwritten legend: "Italian Arm Chairs - / Benches - Windsor Chairs - / Rockers - Lodge " / Commercial & Office Chairs."

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (12 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
12 3/4x 9 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303824
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.004.001.006

Record details

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

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