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Easy Chair

CC010.001.006.050.005 (RS245898)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chair has tall back and shaped wings; shaped crest rail continuing along wings and into arms and arm supports; seat rails with serpentine lower edges; cabriole legs with scrolled toe and peg feet; and double-lyre stretcher. All visible wood surfaces are ornately carved with various scrolling and foliate motifs. Fully upholstered back, sides, wings arms, seat with single row of metal tacks along edges.

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 (7 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/4x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307922
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.050.005

Record details

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

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