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Easy Chair

CC010.001.006.061.004 (RS245384)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rococo Revival-style easy chair has upholstered back with serpentine crest rail and large carved rocaille ornament at center; upholstered flaring wings and molded shaped stiles flowing into continuous arms; carved scrolls and upholstered pads on arms; curved arm supports; upholstered seat with serpentine front and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; shaped seat rails and cabriole legs with carved foliate decoration; and scrolled toe and peg feet. "Mr. Proctor / 47174" and "3489" 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 pencil (8 1/8 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308062
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.061.004

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Rococo Revival
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
easy chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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