Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing endered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Chippendale-style slat-back side chair has curved pierced crest rail with carved scrolls, center carved shell, and carved volutes at ends; two conforming slats; shaped stiles; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; square legs; and front and rear stretchers. "7971" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Chippendale
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 3/8 x 3 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.043.010

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

Related Items

Arm Chair #575, Side Chair #7971 and Side Chair #757