"Easy Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall rectangular back with straight stiles, ball finials and deep tufted upholstered cushion; flat arms; short curved arm supports with carved foliate scroll; deep tufted upholstered seat cushion; straight front seat rails with carved foliate bracket at lower corners; curved side seat rails; and tapered square feet with brass shoes and casters. Back is adjustable and has an attached pole with ball finials which fits into notches at rear of flat arms. Title, "Stock / 49313 / Mr. Ginn" and "675" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 1/4 x 6 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.059.001

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

Related Items

Arm Chair #87, Arm Chair # 12774 and Arm Chair #675