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Klismos Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.016.002 (RS245387)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style klismos arm chair has rectangular horizontal crest rail and lower rail joined by three vertical slats and two C-shaped pieces; curvilinear stiles flowing into arms, seat rails and legs; arms terminating at seat rail in large C-shaped curve; upholstered seat; and four saber legs. "1167" is handwritten on drawing. Companion side chair is CC010.001.006.016.001.

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 (6 x 5 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
6x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307462
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.016.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
dining chairs
klismoi
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Klismos Side Chair — Companion set of dining chairs.

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