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Side Chair

CC010.001.006.002.006 (RS245383)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. William and Mary-inspired side chair has upholstered back with arched crest, flared canted ears, and a single row of metal tacks along shaped bottom; rectangular upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom; curved seat rails; raked square rear legs; front legs with rectangular block and spiral twist turnings and flattened bun feet; two spiral twist stretchers in front; one rear stretcher; and spiral twist turned H-stretcher with rectangular blocks at center of side stretchers. "875" 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 (4 3/4 x 2 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4x 2 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307305
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.002.006

Record details

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

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