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"Side Chair"

CC010.001.006.015.002 (RS246122)

Description

Design drawing titled "Side Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has serpentine crest with rounded ears; carved volutes on crest and foliage on ears; pierced splat with Gothic tracery pattern; molded stiles; upholstered slip seat; straight seat rails; raked square rear legs; square legs with chamfered outer edge in front; and an H-stretcher. Title and "148" are handwritten on drawing. Companion arm chair is CC010.001.006.016.006.

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 (6 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 5 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307435
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.015.002

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 Chair" — Companion set of dining chairs.

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