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Watercolor -- Side Chair, Settee and Arm Chair

CC011.011.013 (RS242249)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in watercolor. Front view of coordinating side chair, settee and arm chair are shown. All pieces have straight fluted crest rails with geometric carving below fluting; fluted stiles with large carved stylized rosettes at top; upholstered back; fully upholstered seat with elaborate braided trim and deep fringe along bottom edge; and short legs with paw feet and casters.Settee and arm chair have deeply upholstered arms angled in an L-shape and fluted angular arm supports. Back of settee is designed as two arm chairs with a tall carved stylized flower separating the two backs.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
2014
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (10 1/8 x 17 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
10 1/8x 17 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314684
Reference Code
CC011.011.013

Record details

Originator
Possibly Irving & Casson
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co.
Probably A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
settees
side chairs
Material Type
design drawings
renderings (drawings)

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