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"Light Chair"

CC010.001.006.045.015 (RS245336)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has rectangular caned back which flares outward at top; straight molded crest rail, lower rail, and stiles framing caned area; upholstered seat; straight narrow seat rails and front corner blocks; raked tapered square rear legs; tapered round front legs with ring turnings at top and bottom; cylindrical tapered front feet; and gilded decoration trhoughout. Title is handwritten on drawing but is partially cut off.

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 (3 3/8 x 3 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
3 3/8x 3 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307804
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.045.015

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
caning
chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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