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"Dining Chair of Mahogany"

CC010.001.006.010.005 (RS245308)

Description

Design drawing titled "Dining Chair of Mahogany" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has slightly concave crest rail; pierced splat with Gothic tracery pattern; upholstered seat; raked square legs in rear; and cabriole legs with sharply creased knees and and ball-and-claw feet. Title 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 ink (7 7/8 x 5 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 7/8x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307386
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.010.005

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

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