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"Base Rocker"

CC010.001.006.112.003 (RS245962)

Description

Design drawing titled "Base Rocker" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rocking easy chair has rectangular back with rolled crest; rolled arms; T-shaped seat; tufted upholstery on back, arms and seat; straight seat rail with carved decoration in front; elliptical "leg" on each side resting on trestle base; and front casters. TItle and "One Detail in C. F. W.'s Cupboard" are handwritten on drawing. C. F. W. refers to Charles F. Weeks, a draftsman employed by A, H. Davenport Co.

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 pencil (10 5/8 x 8 inches)
Dimensions
10 5/8x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
308489
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.112.003

Record details

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

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