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"Hardwicke Chair"

CC010.001.006.062.005 (RS246065)

Description

Design drawing titled "Hardwicke Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has fully upholstered rectangular back, straight arms, and rectangular 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, carved knees, and foliate scroll feet. Tiitle, reference to a matching sofa and "L. C. Hanna" 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 (5 3/4 x 4 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/4x 4 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308078
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.062.005

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 of Mahogany" — Related design.

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