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"President's Chair"

CC010.001.006.086.002 (RS245333)

Description

Design drawing titled "President's Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has upholstered rectangular back with arched crest and two rows of metal tacks outlining edges; tacks also creating oval and scroll patterns on arch; shaped stiles beneath back; shaped arms with scrolled handholds and curved arm supports; fully upholstered rectangular seat with two rows of metal tacks along rails; and tapered square legs, raked in rear, with casters. Title, design notes, "9535" and "Bank of Republic" 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 ink (6 7/8 x 5 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 7/8x 5 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308329
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.086.002

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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