Neoclassical-Style Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has oval back with carved foliate ornament at top; splat with eight pierced flaring rails; curved stiles; straight arms with continuous curved arm supports; seat with serpentine front, over-the-rail upholstery, and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; raked rear legs; tapered round front legs with carved acanthus leaf ornaments at top; and cylindrical tapered feet with cuffs. "364" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (3 3/8 x 2 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.043.009

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