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"Arm Chair "D""

CC010.001.006.063.004 (RS245372)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair "D"" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rococo Revival-style arm chair has serpentine crest rail; upholstered back, seat and high arms which flare outward; curved arm support flowing into serpentine front seat rail and cabriole front legs with scrolled toe and peg feet; and raked square rear legs. Chair has extensive carved decoration over all surfaces including scrolls, foliage, shells and bellflowers. Title is 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 1/2 x 6 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308083
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.063.004

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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