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Arm Chair #563, Side Chair #11948, and Side Chair #3438

CC010.005.047 (RS243669)

Description

Black-and-white photograph of an arm chair and two different side chairs. Arm chair (#563) has fully upholstered rectangular back, shaped arms, and seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; carved scrolled handholds; curved arm supports with foliate carving; raked rear cabriole legs; and front cabriole legs with carved scrolled brackets, foliate-carved knees, and foliate scroll feet. One side chair (#11948) has rectangular upholstered back panel above spiral twist turned stiles; fully upholstered rectangular seat; fringe trim along lower edge of back and seat upholstery; spiral twist turned legs, front stretcher and H-stretcher; and flattened feet. The other side chair (#3438) has upholstered back with serpentine crest; fully upholstered seat; carved stiles; legs with carved block turnings; and shaped H-stretcher. Handwritten notes on pages include: abovementioned A. H. Davenport Co. detail numbers; wood types, and Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. model number "1623" for the arm chair.

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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
314347
Reference Code
CC010.005.047

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
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photographs
Related Items
"Hardwicke Chair of Mahogany"

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