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"Light Chair"

CC010.001.006.043.013 (RS245400)

Description

Design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Two titles -- "Light Chair" and "Desk Chair" -- are handwritten on drawing; however, it is not clear if both pertain to the chair shown. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has rectangular stiles with ovoid finials; leather back attached to stiles with large metal fasteners; leather upholstered seat with large metal tacks along bottom edge; square legs; rectangular rear stretcher; side stretchers with scalloped bottom edges; and carved front stretcher with scroll motifs. Design notes and "1354" are also 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 ink (4 x 3 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
4x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307771
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.043.013

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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