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"Arm Chair"

CC010.001.006.053.002 (RS245371)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has flaring back with deep rectangular crest rail; pierced splat composed of ribs arranged in a diamond lattice; lower rail with two thin slats; straight stiles; straight arms flowing from stiles; arm supports with ring and reeded urn trurnings; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight molded seat rails with rounded corner blocks in front; raked rear legs; reeded tapered round legs with ring turnings at top and bottom; and tapered cylindrical front feet. "1193" is 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 x 4 inches)
Dimensions
5 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307942
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.053.002

Record details

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

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