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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.031.006 (RS245939)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has oval back with carved or inlaid bellflower motif on oval frame; pierced splat with carved kylix with attached swags supported by three ribs; molded stiles; straight arms and arm supports; tapered square front legs with inlaid or carved bellflowers; and tapered rear legs with flared feet. "400" is 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 (5 1/4 x 3 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307561
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.031.006

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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