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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.085.006 (RS246166)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Arm chair has tall rectangular back; curved stiles which flare backwards at top; upholstered back; straight arms with leather upholstered pads and scrolled handholds; curved arm supports; upholstered rectangular seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; straight seat rails with rectangular front corner blocks; raked tapered rear legs; tapered round front legs with palmette motif at top and casters. Design notes, "Savings Bank of Baltimore / 49810" and "11411" are 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 (5 1/2 x 7 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 7 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308326
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.085.006

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
Places
Baltimore (Baltimore Independent City, Maryland)
Related Items
Arm Chair #11411

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