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"Easy Chair"

CC010.001.006.051.001 (RS245353)

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has arched crest rail and short stiles at top with carved interlaced twist pattern; carved wreath and foliage ornament at top center; flaring tall arms; curved arm suppports with foliate carved scrolls at top and bottom; narrow seat rail with carved molding and center scrolled drop ornament in front; rectangular carved front corner blocks; reeded tapered legs wth block feet; and bellflower decoration on front legs. Upholstered back, arms, sides and seat. Title and "Stanwood" 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 (6 1/4 x 5 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 5 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307923
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.051.001

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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