Chippendale-style Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style arm chair has shaped crest with carved scrolled ears and central foliate motif; pierced splat with Gothic tracery patterns; molded stiles; shaped arms with scrolled handholds and curved arm supports; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked rear legs; and cabriole front legs with pad feet. Companion side chair is CC010.001.006.005.005.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (5 x 4 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.005.006

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

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