Neoclassical-style Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has deep rectangular crest rail above straight stiles; lower rail with center rectangular tablet with inlaid diamond motif; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rails; raked tapered rear legs; tapered reeded round front legs with ring turnings at top and bottom; and tapered ovoid feet. "3162" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (3 1/4 x 1 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.045.005

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