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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.043.008 (RS245354)

Description

Untitled design drawiing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has slanted back; rectangular crest rail with inlay decoration; narrower lower rail; pierced splat consisting of two vertical slats flanking several interlaced ribs in a Gothic tracery pattern with an central oval cartouche having a carved or inlaid rosette; square stiles; rush seat; straight seat rails; raked rear legs; tapered round reeded front legs with turned tops; and tapered ovoid feet. "3755" is handwritten on drawing. Related design is CC010.001.006.043.005.

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 (3 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
3 1/2x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307766
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.043.008

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
Related Items
"Light Chair" — Related design.

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