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"Light Chair"

CC010.001.006.026.002 (RS245367)

Description

Design drawing titled "Light Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has fully upholstered rectangular back with two rows of metal tacks around perimeter; square stiles with carved spiral twist pattern; upholstered seat with two rows of metal tacks along sides; tapered square rear legs; round columnar front legs with ring turnings at top and quatrefoil-carved cylinders at bottom; ovoid feet; and H-stretcher. Title, design notes and "For Union Market Nat. Bank Ladies Room without carving" are 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 (5 1/8 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/8x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307531
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.026.002

Record details

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

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