"Arm Chair with Color & Gold, Back of Colored Leather"

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair with Color & Gold, Back of Colored Leather" rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. Curule arm chair has arms with carved animal head hand holds; carved ornamentation on front stiles and legs; large carved rosette at front center; turned side stretchers; leather seat; and leather back with painted fruit and geometric patterns. Title and "33171" are handwritten on front. A paper label is taped to the back and has the handwritten legend: "Italian Arm Chairs - / Benches - Windsor Chairs - / Rockers - Lodge " / Commercial & Office Chairs."

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
curule chairs
renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (12 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.004.001.006

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Description Level

Item