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Neoclassical-style Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.080.003 (RS245432)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has deep rectangular crest rail which flares blackward; lower back rail composed of three thin rectangular slats joined in three places; curvilinear stiles with round ends flowing into arms, side rails and rear legs; curved arms continuing into large C-shaped scrolled arm supports; leather upholstered seat; straight seat rails and saber legs. "University Club / N. Y." is handwritten on a drawing. Fragments of a handwritten title are also present ("Hote / Dining Room") but remainder has been cut off.

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 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
6x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308270
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.080.003

Record details

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

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