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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.091.002 (RS246085)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall rectangular back; deep rectangular crest rail with stiles below; solid flared splat with stepped base; shaped arms with scrolled handholds; tapered square arm supports; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; narrow straight seat rails; tapered square legs, raked in rear; and brass shoes with casters on front legs. An alternate desgn for the arm and arm support is shown with the note "This arm for Carnegie Insittute." One design note and ""12632" are also 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 (7 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/4x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308356
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.091.002

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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