Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has tall fluted rectangular stiles with foliate carved finials; upholstered rectangular back with arched crest; single row of metal tacks along front upholstery edges; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rails; raked tapered square rear legs; turned columnar front legs with carved block at base; bun feet; and H-stretcher with side stretchers being rectangular and arched middle stretcher with carved scroll center ornament. Design notes and "Dining" are handwritten on drawing. Companion arm chair is CC010.001.006.024.002.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (8 5/8 x 6 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.024.001

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

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