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Neoclassical-style Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.038.002 (RS246031)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has molded oval back; pierced splat with flaring ribs and rectangular plaque; curved molded stiles; curved flat arms with continuous curved arm supports; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked rear legs; and tapered square reeded front legs with spade feet. Painted, inlaid or carved decoration on back and splat includes swags, bellflowers and foliate motifs."641" 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 (5 x 3 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
5x 3 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307659
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.038.002

Record details

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

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