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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.036.004 (RS246005)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has crest and lower rails composed of two horizontal slats joined by a rectangular piece with an inlaid diamond shape; pierced splat with three vertical slats flanked by scalloped slats; tapered square stiles with pyramidal tops; upholstered seat; narrow straight seat rails; raked tapered square rear legs; tapered square front legs with spade feet; two thin stretchers on front and sides; and one thin rear stretcher. "638" 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 ink (3 7/8 x 2 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
3 7/8x 2 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307631
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.036.004

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
Related Items
Side Chair #776, Side Chair #638, and Side Chair #291

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