"Dining Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Dining Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Front view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has shaped crest with rounded ears; pierced splat with Gothic tracery pattern; straight stiles; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rails; raked square rear legs; and square legs with chamfered outer edge in front. Title and "740" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (7 1/8 x 5 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.018.001

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