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Klismos Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.033.002 (RS246152)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style klismos arm chair has flaring curved rectangular crest rail; lower rail with birds-eye maple rectangular center piece flanked by scrolling supports; curvilinear stiles flowing into arms, seat rails and legs; arms terminating at seat rail in large scrolled curve; upholstered seat; and four saber legs. "13118" is handwritten on drawing. Companion side chair is CC010.001.006.033.003.

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 (6 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307572
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.033.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
klismoi
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Klismos Side Chair — Companion set of dining chairs.
Arm Chair and Side Chair #13118

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