"Tip Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Tip Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall rectangular back with straight stiles, pineapple finials and deep tufted upholstered cushion; flat arms; deep tufted upholstered seat cushion; front square arm supports continuing into front tapered square legs; front seat rail with concave top edge; shaped panels supporting middle of arms; straight side seat rails; tapered square rear legs; and brass shoes and casters on all legs. Back is adjustable and has an attached pole with ball finials which fits into notches at rear of flat arms. Title is 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 x 6 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.059.002

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