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Easy Chair

CC010.001.006.049.003 (RS245348)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has curved molded crest rail with carved scrolls and foliate morifs; curved back flowing into continuous arms; scrolled handholds and continuous molded arm supports; serpentine curved seat rails with carved foliage and bellflowers in front; cabriole legs with carved bellflowers on knees; and scroll toe and peg feet. Back, arms and seat are upholstered with tufting on inside of back and loose seat cushion; arm also have upholstered pads. ""B" / one like this - " 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 (6 x 5 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
6x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307915
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.049.003

Record details

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

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