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"Light Chair"

CC010.001.006.039.003 (RS245610)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has rectangular back with slightly arched crest rail and curved sides; curved stile; caned back; upholstered and seat; curved front seat rail; raked rear legs; cabriole legs with scroll toe and peg feet; and scrolling foliate and shell carving on crest rail, front seat rail, and legs. Title and "1338" 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 ink (4 1/4 x 3 inches)
Dimensions
4 1/4x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307677
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.039.003

Record details

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

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