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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.083.004 (RS246093)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has rectangular crest rail; pierced splat with intertwined ribs forming arch and diamond patterns; straight lower seat rail; straight stiles; shaped arms flowing from top of stiles; tapered square arm supports; upholstered D-shaped seat with single row of metal tacks along lower edge; narrow seat rails; raked tapered square rear legs; and reeded tapered round front legs with cuffed cylindrical feet. Part of a handwritten caption is at lower left corner but has been cut off.

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 (5 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308312
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.083.004

Record details

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

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