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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.028.004 (RS245487)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has rectangular crest with carved or inlaid swags; pierced splat composed of two molded curved ribs joined at the middle by a carved rosette and reeded lower horizontal rail; straight rectangular reeded stiles; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks long bottom edge; raked tapered square rear legs; reeded taper columnar legs in front with ring turnings above; and tapered ovoidl feet. A note referencing a coordinating sofa and "2201" 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 (6 3/8 x 4 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/8x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307546
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.028.004

Record details

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

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