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Neoclassical-style Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.023.002 (RS246052)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has molded shield-shaped back with serpentine crest; pierced splat with five curved molded ribs; carved or inlaid bellflowers on center rib; molded stiles; molded curved arms and continuous arm supports; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along lower edge; raked rectangular rear legs; and tapered molded square legs with spade feet in front.

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 (10 3/4 x 7 inches)
Dimensions
10 3/4x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307517
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.023.002

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
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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