"2 Light Chairs"

Description

Design drawing titles " 2 Light Chairs" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has deep rectangular crest rail; horizontal splat with center rectangle flanked by double scrolls on each side; shaped stiles with scrolled ends at top; caned seat; raked tapered square rear legs; and tapered round reeded legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. Title, design notes and "Det. June 4, / 1903 K / Mrs. W. T. White" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.040.005

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