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"Chair of Mahogany"

CC010.001.006.048.001 (RS246167)

Description

Design drawing titled "Copy of Old Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has slightly arched crest rail with rounded ears; shaped stiles; pierced splat with quatrefoil and Gothic tracery patterns; upholstered slip seat; straight seat rails; straight square legs; and an H-stretcher. Title and one design note are 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 (9 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
9 3/4x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307902
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.048.001

Record details

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

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