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Upholstered Arm Chair

CC011.001.001.004.001.013 (RS209468)

Description

Untitled design drawing of an armchair rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. William and Mary-style chair has fully upholstered tall rectangular back with fringe trim along lower edge; curved molded arms with large scroll hand holds; carved and turned rear stiles, arm supports and legs with large foliate and scrolled components; fully upholstered rectangular seat with fringe trim along lower edge; double-C shaped stretcher with turned spire finial at center; and bun feet. Handwritten on lower right hand corner is: "Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston Mass."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1914-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (18 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
18 3/4 x 12 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303834
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.004.001.013

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
William and Mary
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views
renderings (drawings)

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