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"Chair"

CC010.001.006.040.010 (RS246111)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has concave crest rail with flared ears and carved volutes at center; rectangular stiles; vasiform splat with pierced quatrefoil at center; trapezoidal seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; flared tapered square rear legs; and cabriole legs with pad feet in front. Title and "$15" 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 1/2 x 3 inches)
Dimensions
4 1/2x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307718
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.040.010

Record details

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

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