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"Arm Chair"

CC010.001.006.077.003 (RS246012)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has deep crest rail with curved top edge; pierced splat with Gothic tracery motifs; straight lower seat rail; rectangular stiles abutting underside of crest rails; shaped arms with scrolled handholds; curved arm supports; fully upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along edges; and square legs, raked in back. Title, "Detail 4012 is very similar" and "11349" 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 x 5 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
6x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308219
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.077.003

Record details

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

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