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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.039.004 (RS245507)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has shield-shaped back with serpentine crest rail; pierced splat; painted decoration on back including rosettes, bellflowers, and patarae; shaped stiles; upholstered seat with serpentine front and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; painted rosettes on corner blocks of straight seat rails; raked rear legs; and tapered square legs with painted bellflowers in front. Design note is handwritten on drawing. Companion arm chair is CC010.001.006.039.006.

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 x 3 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
4x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307678
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.039.004

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
Related Items
Neoclassical-style Arm Chair — Companion set of chairs
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