Easy Chair

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair "B"" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has square back; straight crest rail; shaped arms with carved scrolls at top and at handholds; reeded tapered columnar arm supports; straight seat rails with rectangular front corner blocks; raked tapered square rear legs; tapered reeded round columnar front legs; and brass shoes with casters. Back, arms and seat are upholstered with single row of metal tacks along edges. Title and "154 ?" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
easy chairs
square easy chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (8 1/8 x 6 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.049.004

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