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"Arm Chair"

CC010.001.006.006.002 (RS245352)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair" 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 pattern; molded stiles; curved arms and continuous arm supports; upholstered seat; straight seat rails; raked rear legs; and tapered square legs with spade feet. Title and "577" are handwritten on drawing. Companion side chair is CC010.001.006.006.001.

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 ink (6 3/8 x 4 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/8x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307341
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.006.002

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
"Side Chair" — Companion set of dining chairs.

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