Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. William and Mary-inspired side chair has upholstered back with arched crest, flared canted ears, and a single row of metal tacks along shaped bottom; rectangular upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom; curved seat rails; raked square rear legs; front legs with rectangular block and spiral twist turnings and flattened bun feet; two spiral twist stretchers in front; one rear stretcher; and spiral twist turned H-stretcher with rectangular blocks at center of side stretchers. "875" is handwritten on the drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
dining chairs
William and Mary
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.002.006

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