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Easy Chair

CC010.001.006.055.005 (RS245402)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has serpentine crest rail with carved bowknot ornament at center; high flaring arms with curved arm supports ending in carved scrolls at top and rectangular blocks with carved acanthus leaves at bottom; molded straight seat rail; raked rear legs; tapered square front legs with block feet; and upholstered back, arms and seat. "H. C. Frick / 48647" and "767" 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 pencil (4 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
4x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308002
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.055.005

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Other People
Frick, Henry Clay, 1849-1919
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
easy chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Easy Chair — Related design.

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