Skip to content

Search Collections

"Easy Chair in Reading Room"

CC010.001.006.061.002 (RS245378)

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair in Reading Room" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has slanted fully upholstered rectangular back; square stiles below back continuing into square rear legs; curved arms continuing into square front legs; rectangular upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; straight seat rails; and brass caps with casters on all legs. Title and "226" 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 (5 5/8 x 5 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 5/8x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308060
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.061.002

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
Related Items
Arm Chair #874, Arm Chair #559, and Arm Chair #226

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments