"Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair" rendered in ink on trace.Perspective view is shown. Slatback chair has crest rail with carved scrolls on top; three slats wth serpentine tops; round stiles with ring turnings and ovoid finials; rush seat; raked rectangular rear legs; round front legs with ring turnings; and turned stretchers in front, front and sides. Sides have two stretchers each. Title is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
slat-back chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.043.004

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