"Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has back withshaped arched crest rail, five vasiform turned spindles, and straight lower rail; stiles with block, ring and vasiform turnings and ball finials; rush seat; legs with block, ring and vasiform turnings and bun feet; and rectangular H-stretcher. Title, desgin note, "Hofer" and "1614" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.040.006

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