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"Easy Chair"

CC010.001.006.060.002 (RS245949)

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has back with curved crest; shaped stiles flowing into arms and rear legs; rolled arms; deep T-shaped seat; front seat rail with concave lower side; straight side seat rails; front tapered square legs; and brass caps with casters on all legs. Chair is fully upholstered except for stiles and legs and has rows of metal tacks along most edges. Metal tacks are also used to form a foliate motif on upholstered front chair rail. Title and "625" 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 3/4 x 6 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308047
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.060.002

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
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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