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Arm Chair and Side Chair #3439

CC010.005.035 (RS243703)

Description

Black-and-white photograph of Chippendale-style arm and side chairs. Both chairs have shaped crest rail and scrolled ears with extensive foliate carving; pierced splat with four flaring stiles with small carved rosettes joining the ribs at the middle; shaped stiles; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along the bottom edge; raked rear legs; and cabriole front legs with shell and foliate carved knees and large paw feet. Arm chair has shaped arms with scrolled handholds and curved arrm supports with carved acanthus leaves; Handwritten notation on photograph is A. H. Davenport Co. detail number "3439."

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1913-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 black-and-white photograph (7 3/16 x 9 3/16 inches)
Dimensions
7 3/16x 9 3/16 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314335
Reference Code
CC010.005.035

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Photographer)
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
Chippendale
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photographs
Related Items
Side Chair
Arm Chair

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