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Chippendale-style Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.005.006 (RS245945)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style arm chair has shaped crest with carved scrolled ears and central foliate motif; pierced splat with Gothic tracery patterns; molded stiles; shaped arms with scrolled handholds and curved arm supports; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked rear legs; and cabriole front legs with pad feet. Companion side chair is CC010.001.006.005.005.

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 (5 x 4 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
5 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307339
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.005.006

Record details

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

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