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"Corner Chair"

CC010.001.006.068.003 (RS245946)

Description

Design drawing titled "Corner Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style corner chair has semicirular flat arm with rounded ends and rectangular crest rail at back; two pierced owl's eye splats; three tapered round arm supports with ring turnings; rush seat; straight rear seat rails and front seat rails with curved lower edge; four legs with block, ovoid and ring turnings; two rectangular rear stretches; and two turned front stretches. Title and "1350" 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 ink (5 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/4x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308136
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.068.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Chippendale
chairs (furniture forms)
corner chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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