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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.019.003 (RS245917)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has rectangular back with molded shaped crest rail; pierced splat with tall fluted urn within curved arms and flanked by two columns and garlands; straight molded stiles; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along lower edge; straight seat rails; raked rectangular rear legs; and tapered square front legs. "No. 1" and "570" 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 ink (5 1/2 x 4 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307495
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.019.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
chairs (furniture forms)
dining chairs
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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