Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has rectangular caned back with carved crest rail, lower rail and stiles surrounding caning; carved ornament at center of crest rail; fluted straight stiles below caning; caned horseshoe-shaped seat with molded wood frame; straight seat rails with carved edges and rosette-carved blocks above front legs; raked tapered rear legs; tapered reeded round front legs with plain turned portion at top; and cuffed tapered cylindrical feet. "1333" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
caning
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.045.004

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