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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.024.002 (RS245581)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall fluted rectangular stiles with foliate carved finials; upholstered rectangular back with arched crest; single row of metal tacks along front upholstery edges; curved arms with foliate-carved scrolled handholds; curved arm supports; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rails; raked tapered square rear legs; turned columnar front legs with carved block at base and bun feet; and H-stretcher with side stretchers being rectangular and arched middle stretcher with carved scroll center ornament. Design notes and "[Ch]airs" are handwritten on drawing. Companion side chair is CC010.001.006.024.001.

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 (8 5/8 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 5/8x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307521
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.024.002

Record details

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

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