"Piano Stool"

Description

Design drawing titled "Piano Stool" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style music chair has oval caned back with carved gadrooned rim; shoe with two carved scrolls supporting back and flanking a panel with carved urn and swags; round seat with carved apron; and four reeded round legs with ovoid turned feet. Seat may be raised or lowered. Title, design notes, "E. D. Adams 37964" and "Det. Oct 20 - 1900" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

music chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (7 5/8 x 4 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.007.004.006

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