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Side Chair #460, Side Chair #220 and Side Chair #272

CC010.005.054 (RS243694)


Black-and-white photograph of three side chairs. The first, a Neoclassical-style klismos side chair, has a rectangular crest rail with carved ends having cut out double scrolls; lower rail with two carved volutes on either side of round medallion; molded curvilinear stiles flowing into seat rails and legs; upholstered slip seat; reeded front seat rail; and four saber legs. The next, also a Neoclassical-style side chair, has a rectangular crest rail over square stiles; pierced splat with three vertical ribs, two diagonal ribs and central oval cartouche; upholstered seat; straight seat rails; tapered square legs, raked in rear; and spade front feet. The final chair has a curved crest rail; square stiles extending into raked rear legs; a caned back panel; caned D-shaped seat; straight seat rails with carved rosettes at front corners; and reeded round front legs with cuffed cylindrical feet. Handwritten notes on page include wood types and A. H. Davenport Co. detail numbers "460," "220" and "272."

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

Record details

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

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