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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.019.006 (RS246004)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has molded shield-shaped back; horizontal crest wtih concave corners; pierced splat with vertical ribs surmounted by a carved swag; curved molded stiles; seat with serpentine front, over-the-rail upholstery, and double row of metal tacks along sides; raked rectangular rear legs; tapered square front legs with spade feet, and H-stretcher.

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 x 4 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
5x 4 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307498
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.019.006

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

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