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"Desk Chair of Mahogany"

CC010.001.006.090.004 (RS245412)

Description

Design drawing titled "Desk Chair of Mahogany" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall fully upholstered rectangular back; fully upholstered rectangular seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; upholstered shaped arms with scrolled handholds; curved arm supports with foliate carving at base; raked cabriole rear legs; cabriole front legs with ornately carved knees and scrolled feet with acanthus leaves and other foliage. Title is 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 (8 x 6 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8x 6 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308354
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.090.004

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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