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"Arm Chair of Mhg."

CC010.001.006.057.008 (RS245291)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair of Mhg." rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; top plan of seat is also provided. Bow-back Windsor arm chair has curved crest rail above seven spindles with turned ends; horizontal arm bow with rolled handholds above six spindles; columnar arm supports; shaped saddle seat; and cabriole legs with sharp knees and pad feet. Top plan of seat shows holes for six additional lower spindles that are not included in front view. Title and "11317" 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 (8 3/8 x 4 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 3/8x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308018
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.057.008

Record details

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

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