"Wing Chair of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Wing Chair of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Upholstered wing chair has slightly arched crest; curved wings terminating in vertically scrolled arms; raked cabriole rear legs; and cabriole front legs with acanthus leaf-carved knees and terminating in ball-and-claw feet. Title and "#3290" are handwritten on the drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
easy chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 3/4 x 5 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.008.013.005

Record Details

Originator

A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

design drawings
sketches

Description Level

Item