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Chippendale-style Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.011.003 (RS246104)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style arm chair has serpentine crest with central carved shell; flared ears; pierced owl's-eye splat; molded stiles; curved arms with scrolled ears and curved arm supports; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rails; raked tapered square legs in rear; square front legs; and H-stretchers. Design notes, "Nov - 4- 1904 F. E. J." and "572" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1904-11-04
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/2 x 3 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 3 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307393
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.011.003

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

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