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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.078.003 (RS245493)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has rounded crest rail with carved twist molding and shell with foliage motif at center; shaped stiles; and straight lower back rail; upholstered back; shaped arms with scrolled handholds; curved arm supports with carved acanthus leaves at case; fully upholstered seat with curved front; single row of metal tacks outlining edges of upholstery; raked rear legs; and cabriole front legs with carved knees and scrolled feet.

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 ink (6 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308232
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.078.003

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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