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"Baby Arm Chair"

CC010.001.006.034.001 (RS245357)

Description

Design drawing titled "Baby Arm Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; plan of top is also provided. Child's high chair has canted rectangular back with slightly concave crest, flared ears and solid vasiform splat; straight arms; curved arm supports; ellipitical tray which attaches to arms with a pin and spring mechanism on underside of tray and arms; rectangular seat with loose cushion; tall tapered square legs, raked in back; and H-stretchers. Title, design notes and "13902" 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 (9 x 7 inches)
Dimensions
9x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307575
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.034.001

Record details

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

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