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Arm Chair with Caned Back

CC010.001.006.007.002 (RS245958)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Arm chair has straight crest rail; rectangular caned back; stiles which flare backward and have with cylinder and ring turnings; carved volutes at top of stiles; low back rail; arms which flow from top of stile and curve into turned arm supports; straight seat rails; raked square rear legs; and round front legs with ring turnings and outwardly flaring feet. "9919" is handwritten on 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 pencil (5 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
5x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307348
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.007.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
caning
chairs (furniture forms)
dining chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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