Upholstered Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing of an armchair rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. William and Mary-style chair has fully upholstered tall rectangular back with fringe trim along lower edge; curved molded arms with large scroll hand holds; carved and turned rear stiles, arm supports and legs with large foliate and scrolled components; fully upholstered rectangular seat with fringe trim along lower edge; double-C shaped stretcher with turned spire finial at center; and bun feet. Handwritten on lower right hand corner is: "Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston Mass."

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
William and Mary
renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (18 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.004.001.013

Record Details

Originator

Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Description Level

Item