Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has top rectangular horizontal tablet with rounded corners overhanging two rectangular stiles; lower horizontal rail; rectangular upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rails; raked tapered square rear legs; tapered reeded round front legs with ovoid turnings above and rings below; and tapered cylindrical feet. "50 Chairs" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (8 1/2 x 5 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.017.001

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