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"Side Chair (of Mahogany)"

CC010.001.006.027.001 (RS246119)

Description

Design drawing titled "Side Chair (of Mahogany)" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has shaped crest rail with carved foliage and rosettes; flared ears; pierced splat with circular wreath pattern in middle; molded stiles; upholstered slipseat; straight seat rails with gadrooned molding at bottom of front rail; raked rear legs; and cabriole front legs with foliate-carved knees and ball-and-claw feet. Title and "#12593" 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 pencil (8 7/8 x 6 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 7/8x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307539
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.027.001

Record details

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

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