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Arm Chair #258 and Arm Chair #7700

CC010.005.077 (RS243680)

Description

Black-and-white photograph of two arm chairs. Renaissance Revival-style arm chair has fully upholstered rectangular back and seat; curved arms with large scrolled handholds; curved arm supports; four Flemish scroll legs; X-stretcher with circular center; and elaborate foliate carving including acanthus leaves on arms, handholds, arm supports and feet. William and Mary-style arm chair has tall back with carved crest rail; conforming lower back rail; oval caned back panel with carved frame; turned stiles; caned seat; carved seat rails; turned rear legs; Flemish scroll front legs; turned rear and side stretchers; and large carved front stretcher. Handwiritten notes on page include wood types and A. H. Davenport Co. detail numbers 258 and 7700.

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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
314378
Reference Code
CC010.005.077

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
Renaissance Revival
William and Mary
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photographs
Related Items
"Large Arm Chair of Carved Mahogany"

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