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Chippendale-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.002.003 (RS245598)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has curved crest rail with carved foliage and volutes; rounded ears; pierced vasiform splat with scrolled cut-out ears; gadrooned molding on shoe; rectangular seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks alond lower edge; Marlborough legs with rear legs slightly raked; and side and front stretchers. "Arm of 746 arm chair used with this chair for 48113" and "757" 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 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307302
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.002.003

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
Related Items
Arm Chair #575, Side Chair #7971 and Side Chair #757

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