Chippendale-style Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has shaped crest rail with carved foliage and volutes; rounded ears; pierced vasiform splat with two carved foliate quatrefoil medallions at center; upholstered slip seat; front seat rail with notched serpentine skirt; raked rear legs with pad feet; cabriole front legs with carved foliage and volutes on bracketed knees; and ball-and-claw feet. "11246" is handwritten on the drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
dining chairs
Chippendale
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.002.001

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