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"Desk Chair"

CC010.001.006.073.001 (RS245935)

Description

Design drawing titled "Desk Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has curved deep rectangular crest rail surmounting a rectangular upholstered back; carved palmettes and rosettes on crest rail; curved brackets between crest rail and arms; upholstered sides and rolled arms; curved arrm supports with carved rosettes and interlaced molding; fully upholstered cicular seat; carved pillar with swivel mechanism atop quadrangular base with brass paw feet and casters. Title and one design note 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 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
6 5/8x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308184
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.073.001

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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