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"Desk Chair"

CC010.001.006.092.004 (RS245592)

Description

Design drawing titled "Desk Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has rectangular upholstered back; square stiles with large gilded foliate finials; fully upholstered rectangular seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstrered edges; curved arms with scrolled handholds; vasiform and ring-turned arm supports; square rear legs; front legs with block, ring and ovoid turnings; rectangular rear stretcher; turned H-stretcher; and two turned front stretchers. Title, one design note and "859" 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 (8 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
8x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308362
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.092.004

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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