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Design drawing titled "Light Chair of English Oak" rendered in ink on trace. Front view is shown. Side chair has rectangular caned back with serpentine crest and rounded ears; molded rectangular stiles and bottom rail; caned seat; serpentine curved seat rails; cabriole legs with scrolled feet; and double lyre stretcher. Extensive carved and gilded ornamentation includes carved foliage and shells on crest rail, seat rails, and legs. Title and design notes are handwritten on drawing.
chairs (furniture forms)
1 design drawing in ink (11 1/4 x 7 3/8 inches)
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)