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Swivel Arm Chairs # 372, #314 and #697

CC010.005.066 (RS243700)

Description

Black-and-white photograph of three swivel arm chairs. The first chair has a high rectangular back; deep crest rail with rounded top corners; shaped arms with scrolled handholds and continuous curved arm supports; upholstered back, sides, and arm pads; rounded upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; narrow plain seat rail; and pillar with swivel mechanism atop four low curved legs with casters. The second chair hasa high rounded back with wide continuous crest rail and stiles; straight lower back rail; upholstered back; flat shaped arms with rounded ends; curved arm supports; rounded upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges of back and seat; narrow plain seat rail; and post with swivel mechanism atop four curved legs with casters. THe last chair has a rounded upholstered back with crest rail flowing into continuous arms with scrolled handholds; freestanding fluted vasiform arm supports; upholstered seat with curved front; single row of metal tacks outlining edges of upholstery; narrow plain seat rails; and post with swivel mechanism atop four low curved legs with casters. Handwritten notes on page include wood types and A. H. Davenport Co. detail numbers 372, 314 and 697.

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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
314367
Reference Code
CC010.005.066

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)
swivel chairs
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photographs
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