Chippendale-style Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has shaped crest with carved foliate motif at center; scrolled ears; pierced vasiform splat; shaped stiles; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; square legs, slightly raked in back; and H-stretchers. "F. Minot" and "Tr. April 20 - 1904" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 x 4 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.011.002

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