Neoclassical-style Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has oval back with carved or inlaid bellflower motif on oval frame; pierced splat with carved kylix with attached swags supported by three ribs; molded stiles; straight arms and arm supports; tapered square front legs with inlaid or carved bellflowers; and tapered rear legs with flared feet. "400" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.031.006

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