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"Wing Chair of Mahogany"

CC010.001.008.013.005 (RS232180)

Description

Design drawing titled "Wing Chair of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Upholstered wing chair has slightly arched crest; curved wings terminating in vertically scrolled arms; raked cabriole rear legs; and cabriole front legs with acanthus leaf-carved knees and terminating in ball-and-claw feet. Title and "#3290" are handwritten on the drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (6 3/4 x 5 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/4x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305446
Reference Code
CC010.001.008.013.005

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
easy chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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