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Swivel Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.072.005 (RS245541)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has deep rectangular crest which slants backward; rectangular caned splat; straight lower back rail; rectangular stiles which flow into straight arms with scrolled ends; tapered columnar arm supports with cylinder and ring tunings; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along front edge; straight seat rails; and swivel mechanism atop four curved legs with casters. "676" 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 (5 x 4 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
5x 4 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308179
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.072.005

Record details

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

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