"Corner Chair of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Corner Chair of Mahogany" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Corner chair has semicirular flat arm with rounded ends and high arched crest with carved decoration; two pierced splats with Gothic tracery patterns; two reeded tapered round arm supports; rush seat; four cabriole legs with acanthus-carved knees and ball-and-claw feet; and X-stretcher. Title is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
corner chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (5 3/4 x 4 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.054.002

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