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"Desk Chair"

CC010.001.006.078.006 (RS245591)

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 columnar arm supports; upholstered seat with curved front and upholstery extending over front rail; single row of metal tacks outlining upholstery edges, top of front seat rail and inside junction of back and sides; raked tapered square rear legs with cuffs and casters; and reeded tapered square legs in front with brass caps and casters. Title is handwritten on drawing. CC010.001.006.070.006, CC010.001.006.078.002 and CC010.001.006.078.005 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 (6 x 5 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308237
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.078.006

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

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