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Side Chair

CC010.001.006.040.008 (RS246061)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; top plan of seat is also provided. Neoclassical-style side chair has oval back; splat in the shape of very large Prince of Wales feather motif with carved drop shell below; shaped stiles; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and two rows of metal tacks along lower edge; raked rear legs; tapered square front legs with spade feet. Dimensions and "7969" 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 pencil (7 3/4 x 3 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 3/4x 3 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307716
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.040.008

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Side Chair #744, Side Chair #775, and Side Chair #7969

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