Neoclassical-style Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has crest and lower rails composed of two horizontal slats joined by a rectangular piece with an inlaid diamond shape; pierced splat with three vertical slats flanked by scalloped slats; tapered square stiles with pyramidal tops; upholstered seat; narrow straight seat rails; raked tapered square rear legs; tapered square front legs with spade feet; two thin stretchers on front and sides; and one thin rear stretcher. "638" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (3 7/8 x 2 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.036.004

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

Related Items

Side Chair #776, Side Chair #638, and Side Chair #291