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"Easy Chair"

CC010.001.006.051.005 (RS245319)

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has high rounded back; arms with rolled tops; molded arm supports with carved volutes at top and acanthus leaves at base; rectangular front corner blocks; upholstered back, arms and seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge and crest; tapered square rear legs; fluted tapered square legs in front; and brass casters on all feet. Title, "H. L. Pratt / 50110" and "1509" 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 (5 1/2 x 5 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307927
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.051.005

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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