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Arm Chair

CC010.001.006.108.001 (RS245275)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall upholstered rectangular back with carved foliate finials; rectangular fully upholstered seat; single row of large metal tacks along side upholstered edges of back and lower edges of seat; straight arms; square stiles below back and square arm supports extending into legs; rectangular side and rear stretchers; and large pierced front stretcher with carved strapwork pattern. "A. P. Loring" and "Det. May 17 1904 / F. E. J." are handwritten on drawing. Embossed upon lower left side but partially cut off is: "Return to / A. H. Davenport Co. / 96 Washington St. / Boston, Mass."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1904-05-17
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (7 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 5 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308471
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.108.001

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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