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"Easy Chair"

CC010.001.006.067.003 (RS245446)

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has straight crest rail with inlaid decoration including as garlands flanking an oval with kylix; rectangular upholstered back; curving rectangular stiles; straight arms with rounded ends flowing from stiles; vasiform-turned arm supports with acanthus leaf carving; C-shaped ends on upholstered sides; upholstered seat; straight seat rails with inlaid rectangular front corner blocks; raked square rear legs; tapered square rear legs; and casters on all legs. 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 (4 1/8 x 4 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 1/8x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308131
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.067.003

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
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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