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Swivel Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.073.002 (RS245878)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has curved deep rectangular crest rail surmounting a rectangular upholstered back; large carved scroll brackets between crest rail and arms; straight arms with upholstered arm pads and continuous curved arm suuports forming large scrolled handholds; rounded upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; faceted pillar with swivel mechanism atop carved triangular base with large paw feet. "Munsey Trust D.C. / 1206" is faintly 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 1/2 x 5 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308186
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.073.002

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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