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"Desk Chair"

CC010.001.006.078.005 (RS245381)

Description

Design drawing titled "Desk Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has semicircular form with upholstered back and sides; continuous crest rail and arms; freestanding reeded vasiform arm supports; upholstered seat with curved front; single row of metal tacks on upholstery edges; plain seat rails with carved rectangular corner blocks; raked tapered square rear legs; and reeded tapered round legs in front with brass caps and casters. Title and "696" are handwritten on drawing. CC010.001.006.070.006, CC010.001.006.078.002 and CC010.001.006.078.006 are related designs.

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 (5 3/8 x 5 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/8x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308236
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.078.005

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
Related Items
"Revolving Chair" — Related design.
"Desk Chair" — Related design.
"Revolving Chair"

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