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"Chair "F" of Oak"

CC010.001.006.076.001 (RS245535)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair "F" of Oak" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has deep rectangular crest rail with rolled top edge; curvilinear stiles under crest which flow into arms, side seat rails and legs; narrower lower back rail; arms with rolled handholds; continuous arm supports; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along front edge; molded front seat rail; raked tapered square rear legs; and reeded tapered round front legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. Title, design notes, and "Boston Medical Library / April 4 - 1901 J. P. H." are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1901-04-04
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in ink (8 3/8 x 6 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 3/8x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308212
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.076.001

Record details

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

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