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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.094.004 (RS245450)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Arm chair with tall slanted rectangular back has elaborately carved crest rail with borken scroll pediment and foliate scrolls flanking an oval cartouche containing the initial "C;" paneled back; flat rectangular stiles with carved motifs; straight flat arms with acanthus-carved vasiform arm supports; flat plank seat; straight seat rails with carved rectangular front corner blocks; carved demilunes on front seat rail; straight square rear legs; and turned front legs with carved rectangular blocks above bun feet.

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 (9 1/2 x 8 inches)
Dimensions
9 1/2x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308369
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.094.004

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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