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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.056.003 (RS246078)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has fully upholstered back with serpentine crest and shaped sides; shaped curved arms with foliate-carved scrolled handholds; continuous arm supports with carved foliage; upholstered seat with serpentine front; single row of metal tacks along all upholstered edges; shaped seat rails and cabriole legs with carved scrolls and foliage; and scrolled toe and peg feet. "R. N. Allen / 46796" and "3323" 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 ink (7 x 5 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
7x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308005
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.056.003

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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