Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has fully upholstered back with serpentine crest and shaped sides; shaped curved arms with foliate-carved scrolled handholds; continuous arm supports with carved foliage; upholstered seat with serpentine front; single row of metal tacks along all upholstered edges; shaped seat rails and cabriole legs with carved scrolls and foliage; and scrolled toe and peg feet. "R. N. Allen / 46796" and "3323" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (7 x 5 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.056.003

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