"Walnut Chair, Painted Decoration, Queen Anne Style"

Description

Design drawing titled "Walnut Chair, Painted Decoration, Queen Anne Style" rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. Upholstered armchair has molded wood crest rail with curved corners transitioning into curved stiles to arms; outward scrolling arms with scrolling wood hand holds and curved arm supports; loose seat cushion; raked square rear legs; and cabriole front legs terminating in feet with carved scrolls. Painted decoration on tablet at center of crest rail, hand holds and knees of legs. Title is handwritten on drawing. Blind stamped at lower left corner is "Irving and Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston - New York."

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.004.002.005

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Description Level

Item