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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.080.002 (RS245443)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has deep rectangular crest rail; rectangular caned back panel flanked by two flat vertical slats; narrow straight lower back rail; stiles with curved tops which flow into arms, side rails, and rear legs; straight arms with scrolled handholds; turned columnar arm supports; upholstered seat; straight seat rails with rectangular front corner blocks; raked tapered square rear legs; and reeded tapered round front legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. One design note and "676" 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 ink (5 1/8 x 5 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/8x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308269
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.080.002

Record details

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

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