Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has rounded crest rail merging into molded stiles; pierced splat composed of seven vertical ribs flaring at top; curved arms and continuous curved arm supports; serpentine seat with over-the-rail upholstery and double row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked square legs in rear; square front legs; H-stretchers; and rear stretcher. Detail number "12352" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
dining chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/8 x 4 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.011.004

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

Related Items

Arm Chair and Side Chair #12352