Ribbon-back Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style ribbon-back arm chair has shaped pierced crest; three comforming horizontal pierced ribbon splats; curved arms with paw handholds and curved arm supports; trapezoidal rush seat; square legs which are raked in back; and H-stretchers. Companion side chair is CC010.001.006.009.005.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
dining chairs
Chippendale
ribbon-back chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (7 3/8 x 6 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.009.006

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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