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Tall Chair

CC010.001.006.110.001 (RS245858)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Tall arm chair has back with deep crest rail having rectangular tablet framed by ornately carved scrolls and center shell; similar lower rail; rectangular plank seat with molded edge; square stiles extending into rear legs; finials with carved faces; shaped arms; vasiform and ring-turned arm supports; square front legs; rectangular side stretchers with serpentine lower edge; large carved rear stretcher; and large front stretcher same as lower back rail.

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 5 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
8x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308477
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.110.001

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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