Skip to content

Search Collections

Swivel Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.074.001 (RS245300)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has rounded crest rail extending into shaped stiles; caned back; shaped lower seat rail; shaped arms with foliate-carved scrolled handholds and curved arm supports; rounded fully caned seat with molded edge; narrow straight seat rail; pillar with swivel mechanism atop four low curved legs with brass caps and casters. "Chemical Bank / 49590" and "11288" 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 pencil (6 7/8 x 5 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 7/8x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308193
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.074.001

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

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments