"Light Chair"

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has rectangular back with slightly arched crest rail and curved sides; curved stile; caned back; upholstered and seat; curved front seat rail; raked rear legs; cabriole legs with scroll toe and peg feet; and scrolling foliate and shell carving on crest rail, front seat rail, and legs. Title and "1338" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
caning
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.039.003

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