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Side Chair

CC010.001.006.026.005 (RS245283)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has tall tapered square stiles with carved twist pattern; spiral carved oval finials; concave crest rail with carved scrolls flanking a circular medallion; upholstered rectangular panel with single row of metal tacks along perimeter; conforming bottom rail; trapezoidal seat with over-the-rails upholstery and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; tapered square rear legs; tapered square legs with stop fluting and cuffed feet in front; rectangular side and rear stretchers; and front stretcher composed of three square slats joined by central diamond motif and blocks.

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 5 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307534
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.026.005

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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