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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.093.001 (RS246163)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall upholstered rectangular back with arched crest; shaped stiles beneath back; fully upholstered rectangular seat; single row of large metal tacks along upholstered edges; curved shaped arms with carved acanthus leaves and large scrolled handholds; curved arm supports; square legs with carved acanthus leaves, rectangular blocks, and casters; and H-stretcher with square sides and carved scrolled middle stretcher. "Trace "C" for synagogue 6/7/60." it is assumed that this tracing done in 1960 is based on an A. H. Davenport Co. design such as CC010.001.006.089.003 made between 1880 and 1914.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1960-06-27
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (10 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
10 3/4x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308363
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.093.001

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
Related Items
"President's Chair" — Related design.

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