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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.003.001 (RS245996)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has yoke-shaped crest; pierced vasiform splat with carved rosettes at top; rectangular over-the-rail upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked rear legs; tapered square molded front legs with spade feet; and H-stretchers. Stamped in the lower right corner but partially cut off is: "To Be Returned To / A. H. Davenport, Co. / 96 Washington St. / Boston, Mass." Companion arm chair is CC010.001.006.003.002.

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 ink (6 3/8 x 4 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/8x 4 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307315
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.003.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
chairs (furniture forms)
dining chairs
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Neoclassical-style Side Chair — Companion set of dining chairs.

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