"Light Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Light Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has fully upholstered rectangular back with two rows of metal tacks around perimeter; square stiles with carved spiral twist pattern; upholstered seat with two rows of metal tacks along sides; tapered square rear legs; round columnar front legs with ring turnings at top and quatrefoil-carved cylinders at bottom; ovoid feet; and H-stretcher. Title, design notes and "For Union Market Nat. Bank Ladies Room without carving" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (5 1/8 x 4 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.026.002

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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