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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.053.004 (RS245505)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has rectangular fully upholstered back; acanthus leaf-carved stiles below back; curved arms with scrolled handholds flowing into curved arm supports; foliate carving on arms, handholds and arm supports; upholstered seat with serpentine front; seat rails with serpentine lower edges and carved decoration including scrolling foliage on sides and crosshatching with central shell ornament in front; cabriole legs with scrolled toe and peg feet; and carved decoration on front legs including crosshatching and shells. "3323" 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 (7 1/8 x 5 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/8x 5 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307946
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.053.004

Record details

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

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