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"Chamber Chair No. 23"

CC010.001.006.043.002 (RS245369)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chamber Chair No. 23" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; half plan of top is also provided. Neoclassical-style side chair has slanted back with rectangular crest overhanging square stiles; lower rail of two closely placed thin slats; upholstered trapezoidal seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; square legs; and H-stretcher. Title, design notes and "April - 29 -1907 / J. B. W." are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-04-29
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (5 7/8 x 6 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 7/8x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307756
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.043.002

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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