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"An Odd Low Chair"

CC010.001.006.102.002 (RS245523)

Description

Design drawing titled "An Odd Low Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has curved rectangular back with arched crest; fully upholstered rectangular seat; single row of metal tacks along outer upholstered edges; extremely exaggerated large curved arms and arm supports with scrolled ends and handholds; short square rear legs with casters; and extremely exaggerated large scrolled front feet with casters. Title and "2483" 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 (8 x 8 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308416
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.102.002

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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