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Klismos Side Chair

CC010.001.006.043.012 (RS245599)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style klismos side chair has rectangular crest with cut out double scrolls at ends; lower rail with two carved volutes on either side of round medallion; molded curvilinear stiles flowing into seat rails and legs; upholstered slip seat; reeded front seat rail; and four saber legs. "460" 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 x 3 inches)
Dimensions
4x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307770
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.043.012

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
chairs (furniture forms)
klismoi
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Side Chair #460, Side Chair #220 and Side Chair #272

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