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"Chair of Oak"

CC010.001.006.015.003 (RS246036)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; top plan of seat is also provided. Side chair has fully upholstered rectangular back with single row of metal tacks along sides; rectangular stiles with carved foliate pattern covering front surface; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and a single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked tapered square rear legs; and tapered square front legs with brass shoes and casters. Title, design notes and "13604" are 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 pencil (8 5/8 x 7 inches)
Dimensions
8 5/8x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307436
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.015.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
chairs (furniture forms)
dining chairs
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Queen Anne-style Arm Chair
"Side Chair"
"Arm Chair"

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