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"Dining Chair of Mahogany"

CC010.001.006.009.003 (RS246034)

Description

Design drawing titled "Dining Chair of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has shaped crest; pierced splat with Gothic tracery pattern; trapezoidal seat with over-the-rail upholstered seat and single row of metal tacks along seat rails; square legs which are raked in back; H-stretchers and rear stretcher. Title and "11872" are handwritten on drawing. Companion arm chair is CC010.001.006.008.001.

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 3/8 x 5 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/8x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307377
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.009.003

Record details

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

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