"3 Arm Chairs"

Description

Design drawing titled "3 Arm Chairs" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has upholstered semicircular back; short arms curving into vasiform- and ring-turned arm supports; upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; straight seat rails; raked square rear legs; and reeded tapered round legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. Title, design notes, and "Ladies Reception / Room -- Union Club" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
circular easy chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.058.003

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