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Corner Chair

CC010.001.006.098.001 (RS245399)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Corner side chair has solid back with carved scrolls forming a rough hourglass shape; carved foliate scrolls in upper back section; "1896" carved in lower back section; saddle seat with rounded front corners; three legs with ovoid, ring, vasiform and cylinder turnings; rectangular side stretchers; and slender rod stretcher in front with five shaped spindles above.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1896
Date Notes
Date is based on carved date on chair depicted in drawing.
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in ink (7 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/4x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308394
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.098.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
chairs (furniture forms)
corner chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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