"Chair of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Copy of Old Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Chippendale-style side chair has slightly arched crest rail with rounded ears; shaped stiles; pierced splat with quatrefoil and Gothic tracery patterns; upholstered slip seat; straight seat rails; straight square legs; and an H-stretcher. Title and one design note are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Chippendale
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (9 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.048.001

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