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"Reclining Chair"

CC010.001.006.064.003 (RS245938)

Description

Design drawing titled "Reclining Chair" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Arm chair has tall slanted rectangular back; crest rail with carved scrolls and shell; deep tufted upholstered cushion; flat arms; four turned spindles and carved scrolled arm support on each side; deep tufted upholstered seat cushion; curved front seat rail and straight side seat rails; splayed legs with vasiform turnings; casters; and side and front stretchers. Chair surfaces have green, yellow and red painted decoration. Title, "Gen. Hayes / Also R. W. Williamson 43660 / July 25 -1903 " and "Det 599" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1903-07-25
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil and colored pencil (5 1/2 x 8 1/4 nches)
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308093
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.064.003

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
reclining chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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