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"Chair (Heppelwhite)"

CC010.001.006.005.002 (RS246151)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair (Heppelwhite)" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has molded shield-shaped back with carved kylix and garlands in an oval cartouche at top and five pierced ribs above a lunette; molded stiles; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along lower edge; raked rectangular rear legs; and tapered square legs in front. Title, "Det. 803" and "TK" [within a circle] are handwritten on drawing. Companion arm chair is CC010.001.006.005.001.

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 (5 1/8 x 4 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/8x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307334
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.005.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Hepplewhite
Neoclassical
chairs (furniture forms)
dining chairs
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
"Arm Chair (Heppelwhite)"
Armchair #803, Settee #11659 and Side Chair #803

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