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"Easy Chair"

CC010.001.006.059.001 (RS245468)

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall rectangular back with straight stiles, ball finials and deep tufted upholstered cushion; flat arms; short curved arm supports with carved foliate scroll; deep tufted upholstered seat cushion; straight front seat rails with carved foliate bracket at lower corners; curved side seat rails; and tapered square feet with brass shoes and casters. Back is adjustable and has an attached pole with ball finials which fits into notches at rear of flat arms. Title, "Stock / 49313 / Mr. Ginn" and "675" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in ink (6 1/4 x 6 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308038
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.059.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
easy chairs
reclining chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Arm Chair #87, Arm Chair # 12774 and Arm Chair #675

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