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"High Chair"

CC010.001.006.109.001 (RS245284)

Description

Design drawing titled "High Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Tall arm chair has upholstered rectangular back with turned ovoid finials; rectangular fully upholstered seat; single row of large metal tacks along side upholstered edges of back and lower edges of seat; straight flat arms wth molded edges; square stiles below back and square arm supports extending into legs; rectangular rear stretcher; side stretchers with serpentine lower edges; and large carved front stretcher with center medallion and strapwork motifs. Title and "1363" 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 3/4 x 5 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 3/4x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308473
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.109.001

Record details

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

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