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"Georgian Chair"

CC010.001.006.107.002 (RS246070)

Description

Design drawing titled "Georgian Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. William and Mary-style arm chair has tall rectangular back with framed caned panel; arched crest rail with scrolled ends; stiles with cylinder, block, ovoid, and ring turnings; ball finials; flat caned seat; curved arms with scrolled handholds; tapered cylindrical arm supports with ring turnings; turned rear legs with plain raked feet; turned front legs with ovoid feet; rurned H-stretcher; and larger vasiform turned front stretcher. Title design notes and "#13600" 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 pencil (9 x 8 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
9 x 8 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308470
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.107.002

Record details

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

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