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Easy Chair

CC010.001.006.069.003 (RS245276)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has curved upholstered back with rounded crest which continues into upholstered arms and sides; reeded curved handholds; and freestanding reeded support with vasiform and ring turnings; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge of back and sides and outlining end of arms; plain straight seat rails on sides and back; front seat rail and front corner blocks with foliate garlands; raked tapered rear legs; and reeded vasiform turned front legs with ovoid feet. "13914" 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 pencil (7 1/4 x 5 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/4x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308144
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.069.003

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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