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Side Chair

CC010.001.006.026.004 (RS245345)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has rectangular stiles with ball finials; leather or fabric back attached to stiles with large metal fasteners; upholstered seat with large metal tacks along bottom edge; square legs; rectangular rear stretcher; side stretchers with curved bottom edges; and carved front stretcher with scroll motifs. Front stretcher and possibly other elements had painted decoration. Design notes, "12 in Oak / Breakfast Room / A. D. Club Cambridge," "Oak Painted Decoration" and "2418" 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 (8 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307533
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.026.004

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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