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Caned Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.057.005 (RS245537)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has continuous bow back rail and rounded caned back; shaped arms which roll outward; curved arm supports; caned sides; caned seat with rounded back and slightly bowed front; straight seat rails with rosette-carved rectangular front corner blocks; raked square rear legs; tapered square front legs; brass shoes and casters. "Geo. Eastman / 48312" and "7588" 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 (4 3/8 x 4 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/8x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308015
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.057.005

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Other People
Eastman, George, 1854-1932
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
caning
chairs (furniture forms)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Places
Rochester (Monroe county, New York state)
Places (Buildings)
George Eastman House (Rochester, NY)

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