Neoclassical-style Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style side chair has crest rail with rectangular plaque and reeded curved corners; reeded lower rail, and stiles; pierced splat with three reeded stiles forming Gothic arches; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along top edge followed by a second row of tacks in a scalloped pattern; raked square rear legs; reeded tapered square front legs; and an H-stretcher.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (9 3/4 x 7 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.048.002

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