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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.036.005 (RS245966)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has shield-shaped back; pierced splat composed of two flaring vertical ribs with foliate, scroll and swag motifs; curved stiles; upholstered seat; front seat rail with serpentine bottom edge and carved, painted or inlaid central foliate motif; raked square tapered rear legs; and molded tapered square legs with cuffs in front. "3362" 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 (4 3/8 x 2 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/8x 2 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307632
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.036.005

Record details

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

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