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"Revolving Chair"

CC010.001.006.070.006 (RS245559)

Description

Design drawing titled "Revolving Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has high semicircular back; crest rail which flows into lower arms with scrolled handholds; vasiform-turned arm supports with reeding at base; upholstered seat with curved front; single row of metal tacks outlining edges of upholstery; narrow plain seat rails; and swivel mechanism atop base with four low curved legs with casters. Title and "697" 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 (6 1/8 x 5 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/8x 5 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308158
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.070.006

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
swivel chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
"Desk Chair" — Related design.
"Desk Chair" — Related design.
Swivel Arm Chairs # 372, #314 and #697

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