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"Special Easy Chair"

CC010.001.006.065.001 (RS245445)

Description

Design drawing titled "Special Easy Chair" rendered in pencil. Side and partial front views are shown. Easy chair has slanted tall rectangular back with straight crest rail and stiles; upholstered back; straight arms extending from upper stiles with upholstered arm pads and scrolled handholds; freestanding columnar arm supports with ring turnings; upholstered rectangular seat; straight seat rails with rectangular front corner blocks; raked square rear legs; tapered square front legs; and brass shoes with casters on all legs. Title, design notes, "For J. P. Reynolds Jr." and "Det. 15 Nov. 1905 R. B." are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1905-11-15
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (7 1/2 x 12 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 12 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308096
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.065.001

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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