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"Typewriter's Chair"

CC010.001.006.071.001 (RS245880)

Description

Design drawing titled "Typewriter's Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has high rounded back with wide continuous crest rail and stiles; straight lower back rail; upholstered panel on back; flat shaped arms with rounded ends; tapered square arm supports; rounded upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges of back and seat; narrow plain seat rail; and post with swivel mechanism atop four curved legs with casters. 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 (6 x 5 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
6x 5 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308160
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.071.001

Record details

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

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