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"Hardwicke Chair of Mahogany"

CC010.001.006.060.001 (RS246132)

Description

Design drawing titled "Hardwicke Chair of Mahogany" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has fully upholstered rectangular back, shaped arms, and seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; carved scrolled handholds; curved arm supports with foliate carving; extremely raked rear cabriole legs; and front cabriole legs with carved scrolled brackets, foliate-carved knees, and foliate scroll feet. Tiitle, reference to another page and "#563" 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 (8 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
8x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308045
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.060.001

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
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
"Hardwicke Chair"
Arm Chair #563, Side Chair #11948, and Side Chair #3438

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