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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.036.001 (RS245953)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown; rough outline of top of seat is also provided. Neoclassical-style side chair has oval back with molded frame; pierced splat with four flaring ribs and carved swags at top; curved stiles; upholstered trapezoidal seat; straight seat rails with molded edges; tapered square legs with rear legs raked; spade feet; and H-shaped stretcher. Dimensions and "7523" 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 (4 3/8 x 2 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/8x 2 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307608
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.036.001

Record details

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

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