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"Dining Chair of French Walnut"

CC010.001.006.027.002 (RS246092)

Description

Design drawing titled "Dining Chair of French Walnut" rendered in ink on trace. Front view is shown. Sde chair has caned back within straight stiles and bottom rail; serpentine curved crest rail with carved foliage and shells; short stiles below back with carved acanthus leaves; caned seat with molded rim; curved front seat rail with central carved shell; cabriole legs with foliate-carved knees; scrolled peg feet; and double-lyre stretcher. Title and one design note are handwritten on drawing.

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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 (10 x 7 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
10x 7 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307540
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.027.002

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

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