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"Small Arm Chair for Writing Table"

CC010.001.006.089.004 (RS245848)

Description

Design drawing titled "Small Arm Chair for Writing Table" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has slanted rectangular crest rail with garland and swag decoration; horizontal splat with three pierced rods; curved stiles; shaped arms flowing from stiles with continuous curved arm supports; upholstered seat with fabric ruffle along bottom edge; raked square rear legs; reeded tapered round front legs with cuffed cylindrical feet; two thin rod stretchers on each side; and three thin arched rod stretchers in front. Title, "not wanted" and "30" are handwritten on drawing.

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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 1/4 x 4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308348
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.089.004

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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