Easy Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has semicircular back and sides; rolled crest; molded arm supports with carved rosettes at top and carved blocks at bottom; seat rail with inlaid or carved klylix at center front and diamond motifs on rectangular front corner blocks; tapered square legs with carved tops; and brass shoes with casters. Chair is fully upholstered except for arm supports, seat rails, and legs. "981" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 x 5 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.051.003

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