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"Hall Chair"

CC010.001.006.099.004 (RS246042)

Description

Design drawing titled "Hall Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Renaissance Revival-style side chair has hgih arched crest rail with foliate scrolls framing a shield-shaped crest; tall coffered rectangular back panel; lower back rail with carved floral motif and curved lower edge; wide rectangular stiles with carved spiral pattern; flat trapezoidal seat with molded edge; four square legs; rectangular side stretchers; and large carved front stretcher with strapwork design flanking a central oval medallion. Title is handwritten on drawing but is partially cut off.

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 (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
308409
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.099.004

Record details

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

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