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"Arm Chair"

CC010.001.006.025.004 (RS245954)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has tall rectangular stiles with fluting above arms and foliate carved finials; upholstered rectangular back with single row of metal tacks along vertical edges; flattened arms and curved arm supports; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rails with carved corner blocks; raked tapered square rear legs; and fluted tapered square legs in front. Title is handwritten on drawing. Companion side chair is CC010.001.006.025.003.

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 1/8 x 6 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307528
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.025.004

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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