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"Martha Washington Chair"

CC010.001.006.090.002 (RS245269)

Description

Design drawing titled "Martha Washington Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Lolling chair has tall fully upholstered rectangular back with serpentine crest; fully upholstered rectangular seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; curved shaped arms with continuous curved arm supports; tapered square front legs; and an H-stretcher. "W. C. Hawes / 46935" and "874" 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 1/8 x 4 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/8x 4 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308353
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.090.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
lolling chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Arm Chair #874, Arm Chair #559, and Arm Chair #226

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