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Neoclassical-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.046.003 (RS246033)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has deep rectangular crest rail with painted basket and foliate swags; lower rail composed of two thin slats joined in middle; pierced splat with Gothic tracery patterns and center rosette in an oval cartouche; square stiles with pyramidal tops; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked rear legs; fluted tapered square legs with spade feet; and front and H-stretchers. "4311" 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 ink (4 1/8 x 2 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 1/8x 2 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307826
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.046.003

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

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