"Easy Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has high rounded back; arms with rolled tops; molded arm supports with carved volutes at top and acanthus leaves at base; rectangular front corner blocks; upholstered back, arms and seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge and crest; tapered square rear legs; fluted tapered square legs in front; and brass casters on all feet. Title, "H. L. Pratt / 50110" and "1509" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
easy chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (5 1/2 x 5 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.051.005

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