"Arm Chair of Mhg."

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair of Mhg." rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; top plan of seat is also provided. Bow-back Windsor arm chair has curved crest rail above seven spindles with turned ends; horizontal arm bow with rolled handholds above six spindles; columnar arm supports; shaped saddle seat; and cabriole legs with sharp knees and pad feet. Top plan of seat shows holes for six additional lower spindles that are not included in front view. Title and "11317" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
Windsor chairs
bow-back Windsor chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.057.008

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