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Swivel Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.071.003 (RS246145)

Description

Untitled design drawing 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 back panel; flat shaped arms with rounded ends; curved 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.Very faint handwritten note on drawing states that the chair is for the Town Clerk's office but it does specify for what city.

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 1/2 x 5 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 5 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308162
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.071.003

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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