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"Tip Chair"

CC010.001.006.059.002 (RS245570)

Description

Design drawing titled "Tip Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall rectangular back with straight stiles, pineapple finials and deep tufted upholstered cushion; flat arms; deep tufted upholstered seat cushion; front square arm supports continuing into front tapered square legs; front seat rail with concave top edge; shaped panels supporting middle of arms; straight side seat rails; tapered square rear legs; and brass shoes and casters on all legs. Back is adjustable and has an attached pole with ball finials which fits into notches at rear of flat arms. Title is 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 x 6 inches)
Dimensions
6x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308039
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.059.002

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

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