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"Arm Chair "A""

CC010.001.006.056.004 (RS245857)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair "A" of Mahogany" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has deep rectangular crest rail which flares back; caned rectangular back panel; straight lower back rail; shaped stiles; shaped arms which flow from top of stiles into continuous arm supports; rectangular blocks beneath arm supports; leather upholstered seat wth single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rails; raked rear legs; and tapered square front legs with cuffed feet in front. Title, design notes and "1430" 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 (6 1/8 x 5 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/8x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308006
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.056.004

Record details

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

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