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Arm Chairs

CC011.004.007 (RS243438)

Description

This file consists of 79 sketches rendered in pencil. Drawings depict arm chairs manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, or their successor Irving and Casson - A H. Davenport Co. A few drawings are more developed and contain information such as measurements; however, many are very rough sketches. Some of the sketches are quite small; some are also in fragile condition. No customer names are noted. Digital images of a selection of sketches from the file are attached to this record.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
1995
Physical Description
1 folder containing 79 pencil sketches
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
GUSN
313801
Reference Code
CC011.004.007

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
curule chairs
easy chairs
highchairs (children's chairs)
klismoi
lolling chairs
ribbon-back chairs
rocking chairs
spindle-back chairs
swivel chairs
Material Type
sketches

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