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Easy Chair

CC010.001.006.049.004 (RS245594)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair "B"" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has square back; straight crest rail; shaped arms with carved scrolls at top and at handholds; reeded tapered columnar arm supports; straight seat rails with rectangular front corner blocks; raked tapered square rear legs; tapered reeded round columnar front legs; and brass shoes with casters. Back, arms and seat are upholstered with single row of metal tacks along edges. Title and "154 ?" 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 ink (8 1/8 x 6 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 6 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307916
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.049.004

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
square easy chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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