"Chair of Oak"

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; top plan of seat is also provided. Side chair has fully upholstered rectangular back with single row of metal tacks along sides; rectangular stiles with carved foliate pattern covering front surface; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and a single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked tapered square rear legs; and tapered square front legs with brass shoes and casters. Title, design notes and "13604" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (8 5/8 x 7 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.015.003

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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