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"Chair in Billiard Room"

CC010.001.006.110.002 (RS246170)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair in Billiard Room" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Tall arm chair has rectangular leather back with large metal tacks securing back to square stiles; foliate carved finials; fully upholstered seat with single row of large metal tacks along lower edge; shaped arms with handholds in the form of an animal's head; square arm supports and rear stiles extending into legs; rectangular rear stretcher; side stretchers with curved lower edge; and large front stretcher with carved center medallion containing the initial "S" and surrounded by carved scrolls and foliage. Title is handwritten on drawing but is partially cut off.

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 (7 1/2 x 5 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 5 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308478
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.110.002

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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