"Imported Chairs: Louis XIII, Louis XIV, Regency 6"

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1973, undated

GUSN

GUSN-294810

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Description

Photo album titled: "Imported Chairs: Louis XIII, Louis XIV, Regency 6." Title is hand printed in black on front cover; title and volume number are hand printed in black on spine. Album has a beige fabric covering and 22 dark gray pages, all of which are now loose. Five of the pages are blank. Album contains 17 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of a variety of chairs manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. The styles of the chairs (including both side and arm chairs) are described by the compiler of the album as including Louis XIII, Louis XIV, and French Regency. The order number and year are often shown on a display in the photographs; model numbers have also provided in some cases. No customer names are provided. Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
side chairs
Louis XIII
Louis XIV
Régence
photograph albums
black-and-white photographs
photographs

Additional Identification Number

Strong Museum number 24.6

Physical Description

1 photo album containing 22 pages and 17 photographs (14 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 1 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.002.007

Acquisition Type

Museum Purchase

Dimensions

14 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 1 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details

Originator

Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Irving & Casson (Compiler)

Material Type

photograph albums
black-and-white photographs
photographs

Description Level

File