"Light Chair in Library"

Description

Design drawing titled "Light Chair in Library" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Queen Anne-style side chair has serpentine crest rail with flared ears; straight stiles; solid vasiform splat; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight molded seat rails with carved corner blocks; raked rectangular rear legs; and cabriole front legs with pad feet. Title is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
Queen Anne Style
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 7/8 x 5 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.044.004

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