Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has fully upholstered rectangular back with two rows of metal tacks around perimeter; square stiles; molded arms with scrolled handholds; curved arm supports with carved acanthus leaves; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rails; square columnar legs above quatrefoil-carved square blocks; front legs with carved geometric motifs; foliate-carved feet; and H-stretcher with arched and scroll-carved center stretcher.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
dining chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (8 3/4 x 6 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.026.001

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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