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Chippendale-style Side Chair

CC010.001.006.046.009 (RS246094)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Chippendale-style chair has curving crest rail with carved scrolling foliage; molded curved stiles; pierced splat with interlaced ovoid and heart-shaped patterns; curved arms with carved knuckles and continuous curved arm supports; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked rear legs; molded square front legs; and front and rear stretchers.

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 (6 x 5 inches)
Dimensions
6x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307831
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.046.009

Record details

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

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