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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.083.001 (RS245912)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has elliptical crest rail with rounded ears; shaped stiles; solid flared splat with inlaid or painted bellflower swags at top and trefoil at base; shaped arms with continuous curved arm supports; trapezoidal upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along lower edge; narrow straight seat rails; and tapered square legs, raked in rear. "1401" 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 ink (7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308309
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.083.001

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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