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Side Chair

CC010.001.006.042.001 (RS245910)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has rectangular molded crest which rolls back at top with scrolled ends; lower rail with two narrow slats joined in middle by rosette-carved rectangular plaque and two foliate motifs; molded curvilinear stiles flowing into raked rear legs; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; narrow molded seat rails with rounded front corner blocks carved with rosettes; tapered round reeded front legs; and tapered cylindrical feet wth cuffs. "763" is 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 (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307747
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.042.001

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

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