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"Wood-Arm Chair"

CC010.001.006.073.005 (RS246079)

Description

Design drawing titled "Wood-Arm Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Windsor arm chair has crest rail with concave top edge above solid vasiform splat; two tall spindles on sides of crest rail; horizontal arm bow with flattened ovoid ends; twenty-four spindles and two turned arm supports; shaped saddle seat; splayed turned legs; and turned H-stretcher. Title is handwritten on drawing but is partially cut off. Also written on the drawing are: "Detail 7241 / See Odd 303."

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 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
5x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308190
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.073.005

Record details

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

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