Chippendale-style Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has slightly arched crest rail; rounded ears; elaborate pierced splat; trapezoidal seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along seat rails; raked square legs in rear; and cabriole legs with acanthus-carved knees and and ball-and-claw feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.010.003

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