Chippendale-style Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has curved crest rail with carved volutes on ears; pierced splat with Gothic tracery patterns; molded stiles; upholstered seat; straight seat rails; square legs, raked in rear; and H- stretcher. The note "Stretchers should be omitted F H B" and " "A" / $30" are handwritten on drawing. F. H. B. refers to Francis Henry Bacon, a chief designer for A. H. Davenport Co.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Chippendale
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (5 1/2 x 4 7/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.044.007

Record Details

Originator

A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Bacon, Francis H. (Francis Henry), 1856-1940 (Delineator)

Material Type

design drawings
sketches

Other People

Bacon, Francis H. (Francis Henry), 1856-1940

Description Level

Item