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"Arm Chair"

CC010.001.006.014.002 (RS245496)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has slightly concave crest rail; slender solid vasiform splat; straight stiles; curved arms and arm supports; upholstered slip seat; straight seat rails; and tapered square legs, raked in back. Title and "#13 New Style" are handwritten on drawing. Companion side chair is CC010.001.006.014.001. A drawing with the notation "#13" is CC010.001.006.014.004. The two drawings differ only in the presence of an H-stretcher in the latter instance.

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 (5 1/8 x 4 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/8x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307422
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.014.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
dining chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
"Arm Chair"
"Side Chair"
Arm Chair #13 and Side Chairs #12

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