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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.077.004 (RS245876)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Fully upholstered easy chair has semicircular form with continuous rounded crest flowing into curved arms and arm supports; serpentine front lower edge; single row of metal tacks outlining crest, arm, side and lower edges; additional metal tacks forming a scrolled motif on front and and decorative motif above front legs; tapered square rear legs; and cabriole front legs with carved knees and acanthus-carved scrolled feet. "A. Rogers / 49240," "1192" and "B" 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 1/2 x 5 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308220
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.077.004

Record details

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

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