Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; top plan of seat is also provided. Neoclassical-style side chair has oval back; splat in the shape of very large Prince of Wales feather motif with carved drop shell below; shaped stiles; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and two rows of metal tacks along lower edge; raked rear legs; tapered square front legs with spade feet. Dimensions and "7969" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.040.008

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

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Side Chair #744, Side Chair #775, and Side Chair #7969