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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.036.006 (RS245968)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has molded shield-shaped back; carved foliage on crest; pierced splat with carved kylix and garlands in an oval cartouche at top and carved rosette within curving ribs; molded stiles; seat with serpentine front lower edge, over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along lower edge; raked rectangular rear legs; and tapered square legs in front. "Detail 803" is handwritten on drawing. Companion side chair is CC010.001.00.023.001. Other related designs are CC010.001.006.005.001 and CC010.001.006.005.002.

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 1/4 x 6 inches)
Dimensions
9 1/4x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307647
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.036.006

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
chairs (furniture forms)
dining chairs
shield-back chairs
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
"Chair (Heppelwhite)" — Related design.
"Arm Chair (Heppelwhite)" — Related design.
Neoclassical-style Arm Chair — Companion set of dining chairs.
Armchair #803, Settee #11659 and Side Chair #803

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