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"Arm Chair"

CC010.001.006.105.003 (RS245926)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Jacobean Revival-style arm chair has tall rectangular back; rectangular stiles with carved leaf pattern above arms; crest rail with carved standing cherub; recessed rectangular back panel; shaped curved arms with feline head handholds; square molded arm supports; flat rectangular seat; front seat rail with egg-and-dart molding followed by three carved Romanesque arches with two round columns reaching to square front stretcher, similar design on sides with two arches and one column; rectangular rear stretcher; square legs; and bun feet in front. Title is 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 (9 7/8 x 5 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
9 7/8x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308435
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.105.003

Record details

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

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