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Neoclassical-style Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.080.004 (RS245414)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has rectangular back which flares backward at top; rectangular upholstered panel on back; straight lower back rail; curvilinear stiles with round ends flowing into arms, side rails and rear raked legs; curved arms continuing into large C-shaped scrolled arm supports; upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along edges of upholstery; straight seat rails with curved front corners; and tapered round front legs with ring turnings and turned ovoid feet. "Exchange Nat. Bank / 48166," "7544" and "Allbright / Galllery / Northern Trust / No 46608" 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 (6 5/8 x 5 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 5/8x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308271
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.080.004

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 #7544, Arm Chair #696 and Arm Chair #1268

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