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Easy Chair

CC010.001.006.081.003 (RS246007)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has semicircular form; high curved molded crest rail continuing into straight arms with scrolled handholds; shaped molded arm supports with carved acanthus leaves on front and side faces of corner blocks at base; leather upholstered back, arm pads, sides and serpentine-front seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered outer edges; front seat rail with reed-and-tie molding; raked tapered square rear legs; reeded tapered round legs with foliate carving at base; and casters.

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 (8 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/4x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308280
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.081.003

Record details

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

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