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"High Chair in Billiard Room"

CC010.001.006.110.003 (RS246153)

Description

Design drawing titled "HIgh Chair in Billiard Room" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Tall arm chair has rectangular upholstered back with large metal tacks on side and front vertical edges; turned round finials; fully upholstered seat with single row of large metal tacks along lower edge; shaped arms with scrolled handholds; carved angled arm supports; square stiles extending into rear legs; square front legs; rectangular rear stretcher; side stretchers with curved lower edge; and large front stretcher with carved center medallion. Title is 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 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/4x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308479
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.110.003

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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