Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has molded slightly arched crest rail; molded straight lower rail; caned back; rosette-carved blocks at each corner of back; molded straight stiles; caned seat with bowed front; molded narrow straight seat rails with corner blocks; and fluted tapered round legs with ovoid feet. "1722" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
caning
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.046.007

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