"Arm Chair of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Side view is shown; half plan of top view is also provided. Arm chair has slanting upholstered back; curvilinear stiles which flare outaward at top and flow into arms, seat rails and legs; arms terminating at seat rail in large C-shaped curve; upholstered shaped seat; and four saber legs. Title, design notes, "For Theodore Watson / 49949," "Jan. - 31 - 1907 / J. B. W." and "11448" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.057.006

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