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"Easy Chair"

CC010.001.006.058.002 (RS245932)

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has shaped arched crest rail with carved scrolls and rocaille ornament at center; continuous shaped arms which curve downwards; cyma-curve arm supports with foliate scolls at top; upholstered back, sides, arm pads, and seat; curved seat rails with carved scrolls and rocaille ornament at center; raked rear legs; and carved cabriole legs with scrolled toe and peg feet in front. Title and "128" 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 (4 7/8 x 4 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 7/8x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308020
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.058.002

Record details

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

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