"Side Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Side Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has slightly concave crest rail; slender solid vasiform splat; straight stiles; upholstered slip seat; straight seat rails; tapered square legs, raked in back; and an H-stretcher. Title and "#12" are handwritten on drawing. Companion arm chair is CC010.001.006.014.004 A drawing with the notation "#12 New Style" is CC010.001.006.014.001. The two drawings differ only in the presence of an H-stretcher in the latter instance.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (5 x 4 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.014.003

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

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"Arm Chair"
"Arm Chair"
Arm Chair #13 and Side Chairs #12