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"3 Arm Chairs"

CC010.001.006.058.003 (RS246022)

Description

Design drawing titled "3 Arm Chairs" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has upholstered semicircular back; short arms curving into vasiform- and ring-turned arm supports; upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; straight seat rails; raked square rear legs; and reeded tapered round legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. Title, design notes, and "Ladies Reception / Room -- Union Club" 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 (3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
3 1/2x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308021
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.058.003

Record details

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

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