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"Arm Chair of Mahogany"

CC010.001.006.055.004 (RS245603)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style arm chair has serpentine crest rail with rounded ears; pierced vasiform splat; shaped stiles; flat shaped arms with curved handholds; continuous curved arm supports; upholstered slip seat; straight seat rails; square legs, raked in back; and an H-stretcher. TItle, design notes, "For Mr. Bustin / Stock 28064 / Order 26202" and "11547" 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 pencil (8 7/8 x 5 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 7/8x 5 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308001
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.055.004

Record details

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

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