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"Light Arm Chair of French Walnut"

CC010.001.006.041.003 (RS245517)

Description

Design drawing titled "Light Arm Chair of French Walnut" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has caned back; arched molded crest rail with carved bowknot ornament; straight molded stiles and lower rail; curved arms with scrolled handholds flowing from top of stiles; curved molded arm supports; caned seat with molded rim; straight seat rail with rosette-carved corner blocks; raked tapered square rear legs; fluted tapered square front legs; and tapered square feet.Title, design notes and "Mrs. F. L. Higginson / 14254 / Oct. 17, 1912" are handwritten on drawing.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1912-10-17
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (7 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
7x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307742
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.041.003

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

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