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"Easy Chair"

CC010.001.006.050.002 (RS246146)

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has broad rounded back; molded crest rail continuing into arms and arm supports; carved scrolls at top of arms; straight seat rails with carved rectangular front corner blocks; raked tapered square legs; reeded tapered square legs with carved tops in front; and brass shoes with casters. Back, sides, and seat are upholstered with single row of metal tacks along edges. Title and "13429" 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 (4 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
4x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307919
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.050.002

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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