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"2 Light Chairs"

CC010.001.006.040.005 (RS245975)

Description

Design drawing titles " 2 Light Chairs" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has deep rectangular crest rail; horizontal splat with center rectangle flanked by double scrolls on each side; shaped stiles with scrolled ends at top; caned seat; raked tapered square rear legs; and tapered round reeded legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. Title, design notes and "Det. June 4, / 1903 K / Mrs. W. T. White" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1903-06-04
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (4 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 1/4x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307713
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.040.005

Record details

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

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