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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.006.003 (RS245437)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has slightly concave crest rail; rounded ears with foliate carving; splat formed by five curved vertical elements joined at middle and with carved swag and rosettes at top; molded stiles; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked rectangular back legs; and tapered square front legs. "1969" and "Mrs. Culbertson" are 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 ink (6 5/8 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 5/8x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307342
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.006.003

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

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