Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has rectangular back with crest rail and lower rail both composed of two slender rails joined in middle by small square plaque with concave sides; straight stiles; caned seat with wood frame and rounded front corners; raked tapered rear legs; tapered reeded round front legs with ring turnings at top and bottom; and tapered cylindrical feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
caning
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.045.001

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