Chippendale-style Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has yoke-shaped crest with carved central shell and carved flaring ears; pierced splat with scrolling tracery pattern; upholstered trapezoidal seat; raked rear legs; and cabriole front legs with acanthus-carved knees and ball-and-claw feet. "5291" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (4 3/8 x 2 7/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.003.003

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

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