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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.040.012 (RS246015)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has rectangular caned back; straight crest rail with concave corners and center rectangular plaque; straight stiles and lower back rail; curved shaped arms flowing from top of stiles into curved continuous arm supports; loose tufted seat cushion; straight seat rails; tapered square rear legs; tapered square front legs with cuffed feet. Carved, inlaid or painted decoration on crest rail and front seat rail. "Joseph Schaffner," "#3036" and note about matching sofa are handwritten on drawing. CC010.001.006.055.002 is the same design.

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 (5 1/8 x 4 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/8x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307720
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.040.012

Record details

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

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