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Swivel Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.073.003 (RS245900)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has high rectangular back; deep rectangular crest rail with flared rolled top; shaped arms with scrolled handholds and continuous curved arm supports; upholstered back and sides; rounded fully upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; pillar with swivel mechanism atop four low curved legs with brass caps and casters; and carved scrolls at top of legs. "B. W. Arnold / 45727" and "372" are handwritten on drawing. CC010.001.006.072.001 is a related design.

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 pencil (5 7/8 x 4 inches)
Dimensions
5 7/8x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308187
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.073.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
easy chairs
swivel chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Swivel Arm Chair
Swivel Arm Chairs # 372, #314 and #697
Swivel Arm Chair

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