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Swivel Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.071.002 (RS246035)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has high rounded back with deep crest rail continuing into shaped arms with scrolled handholds; straight stiles and lower back rail; upholstered rectangular panel on back; straight arm supports; rounded seat with over-the-rail upholstery; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges of back and seat; and swivel mechanism atop four curved legs with casters. "New Bedford Savings Bank" is handwritten on drawing but is barely visible.

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
308161
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.071.002

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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