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"Arm Chair of Mahogany"

CC010.001.006.057.006 (RS245305)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Side view is shown; half plan of top view is also provided. Arm chair has slanting upholstered back; curvilinear stiles which flare outaward at top and flow into arms, seat rails and legs; arms terminating at seat rail in large C-shaped curve; upholstered shaped seat; and four saber legs. Title, design notes, "For Theodore Watson / 49949," "Jan. - 31 - 1907 / J. B. W." and "11448" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-01-31
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308016
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.057.006

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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