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"Corner Chair of Mahogany"

CC010.001.006.054.002 (RS245916)

Description

Design drawing titled "Corner Chair of Mahogany" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Corner chair has semicirular flat arm with rounded ends and high arched crest with carved decoration; two pierced splats with Gothic tracery patterns; two reeded tapered round arm supports; rush seat; four cabriole legs with acanthus-carved knees and ball-and-claw feet; and X-stretcher. Title 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 3/4 x 4 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/4x 4 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307950
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.054.002

Record details

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

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