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Arm Chair #1211, Swivel Arm Chair #3210 and Arm Chair #3210 A

CC010.005.069 (RS243645)

Description

Black-and-whote photograph of three arm chairs. First chair has tall fully upholstered rectangular back with serpentine crest; fully upholstered rectangular seat; curved shaped arms with continuous curved arm supports; raked square rear legs; and cabriole front legs with acanthus-carved knees and pad feet. Swivel arm chair has rectangular back which flares outward and has rolled edge; rectangular upholstered panel on back; straight lower back; straight arms flowing from back with curved handholds; fluted vasiform turm arm supports; upholstered seat with straight front; narrow plain seat rail; and post with swivel mechanism atop four low curved legs with casters. Final arm chair has similar design as swivel chair with the exception of raked square rear legs and tapered round reeded front legs with cuffed cylindrical feet. Handwritten notes on page include wood types and A. H. Davenport Co. detail numbers 1211, 3210 and 3210 A.

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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
314370
Reference Code
CC010.005.069

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
Related Items
"Desk Chair"
Swivel Arm Chair
Arm Chair

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