Neoclassical-style Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown; rough outline of top of seat is also provided. Neoclassical-style side chair has oval back with molded frame; pierced splat with four flaring ribs and carved swags at top; curved stiles; upholstered trapezoidal seat; straight seat rails with molded edges; tapered square legs with rear legs raked; spade feet; and H-shaped stretcher. Dimensions and "7523" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (4 3/8 x 2 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.036.001

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