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"Rocker"

CC010.001.006.111.006 (RS245273)

Description

Design drawing titled "Rocker" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Low rocking side chair has shaped crest rail with scrolls at center; upholstered back with slightly concave sides; and straight lower back rail; stiles with fluted columnar stiles topped with carved rectangles and pineapple finials; upholstered retangular seat; narrow straight seat rails with carved molding and corner blocks; raked square rear legs; molded tapered square front legs; and simple rockers. TItle, "W. Y. White" and "Det 1556 / Jackson" 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 (5 3/8 x 4 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/8x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308486
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.111.006

Record details

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

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