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"Light Chair"

CC010.001.006.098.005 (RS245576)

Description

Design drawing titled "Light Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. William and Mary-style side chair has carved crest rail with double scrolls and foliage; stiles with vasiform, ring and ovoid turnings and rectangular blocks at rails; ball finials; rush seat; raked square rear legs; vasiform and ring turned front legs with square blocks at seat and stretchers; ovoid feet in front; rectangular side and rear stretchers; and curved front stretcher. Title and design notes 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 ink (4 3/4 x 3 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308403
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.098.005

Record details

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

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