Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has slanting caned back; flared rectangular crest rail with painted or inlaid panels and circular medallion; curvilinear stiles which flare outward at top and flow into arms, seat rails and rear legs; arms terminating at seat rail in large C-shaped curve; upholstered seat; raked square rear legs; reeded tapered round front legs with hourglass turning at top; and casters on front legs only. "C. M. Hinkle / 47784" and "3711" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
caning
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.058.001

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