William and Mary-style Arm Chair

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-307552

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front view is shown. William and Mary-style arm chair has arched crest rail with carved scrolls; rectangular caned back panel with concave corners; round columnar stiles with ring turnings; seat with over-the-rails upholstery and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked plain rear legs; front legs with bulb turnings above large carved double scrolled section; and turned front, rear and H-stretchers. "Det.3627" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
dining chairs
William and Mary
caning
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (7 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.030.001

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