Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has rectangular caned back with straight stiles, crest rail and lower rails; inlaid ornament at corners; rectangular stiles below; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rail and corner blocks with inlaid stringing; four reeded tapered round legs with carved tops and bottoms; and tapered cylindrical feet. Design notes are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (4 5/8 x 3 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.040.013

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