"Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has concave crest rail with flared ears and carved volutes at center; rectangular stiles; vasiform splat with pierced quatrefoil at center; trapezoidal seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; flared tapered square rear legs; and cabriole legs with pad feet in front. Title and "$15" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.040.010

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