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"Arm Chair"

CC010.001.006.083.002 (RS245908)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has elliptical crest rail with rounded ears; shaped stiles; pierced lyre-shaped splat with five flaring ribs, rosettes at top and floral patttern on middle rib; shaped arms with continuous curved arm supports; wide fully upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along lower edge; raked tapered rear legs; and reeded tapered round front legs with cuffed cylindrical feet. Title 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 3/4 x 5 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 3/4x 5 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308310
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.083.002

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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