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Neoclassical-style Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.080.005 (RS245460)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has backward-flaring deep rectangular crest rail; decoration on crest rail including center round medallion; lower back rail composed of twist-turned cylinder with ring turnings at ends; curvilinear molded stiles with round ends at top and flowing into curved arms; arm supports with vasiform and ring turnings; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along lower edge; narrow molded straight seat rails; raked square rear legs; and tapered round front legs with ring turnings and ovoid feet. "12122" is 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 pencil (6 3/8 x 5 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/8x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308272
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.080.005

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

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