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Side Chair

CC010.001.006.042.006 (RS245956)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has rectangular crest rail; lower rail with a twisted spiral motif; molded square stiles; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; narrow molded seat rail with larger corner blocks; raked rear legs; and tapered round columnar front legs with cuffed tapered feet. Two variations of lower rail are shown, one only partially; crest rail decoration is also partially depicted. "776" 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 (4 3/4 x 3 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307752
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.042.006

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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