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Chippendale-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.002.001 (RS245298)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has shaped crest rail with carved foliage and volutes; rounded ears; pierced vasiform splat with two carved foliate quatrefoil medallions at center; upholstered slip seat; front seat rail with notched serpentine skirt; raked rear legs with pad feet; cabriole front legs with carved foliage and volutes on bracketed knees; and ball-and-claw feet. "11246" is 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 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307299
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.002.001

Record details

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

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