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Swivel Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.074.003 (RS245304)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has curved back; molded rounded crest rail and continuous shaped arms with carved scrolled handholds; shaped curved arm supports with foliate carving at base; upholstered back, sides, arm pads, and seat with serpentine front; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; molded straight seat rails; pillar with swivel mechanism atop four low curved legs with brass caps and casters; and carved scrolls at top of legs. "Mrs. C. B. Alexander / 46949" and "372 / 1208" 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 (7 3/8 x 5 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 3/8x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308195
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.074.003

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 Chair
Swivel Arm Chairs # 372, #314 and #697

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