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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.019.005 (RS246157)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has molded shield-shaped back with serpentine crest; pierced splat composed of five ribs with papyrus tops radiating upward from base; molded curved stiles; seat with serpentine front, over-the-rail upholstery, and a single row of metal tacks along lower edge; raked rectangular rear legs; and molded tapered square front legs with spade feet. "#44859" and "744" 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
307497
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.019.005

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
shield-back chairs
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Side Chair #744, Side Chair #775, and Side Chair #7969

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