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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.024.003 (RS245471)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has fully upholstered tall rectangular back with fringe at bottom edge; gilded brass pineapple finials; tapered square stiles; curved arms with scrolled handholds and curved arm supports with scrolled ends; carved acanthus leaves on arms, handholds, and arm supports; upholstered seat with fringe along bottom edge; turned columnar legs with rectangular blocks at base and ovoid turned feet; and H-stretcher with rectangular side stretchers and arched middle stretcher with carved scroll center ornament. One design note is 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 (9 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
9 5/8x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307523
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.024.003

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

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