"Easy Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Easy Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has back with curved crest; shaped stiles flowing into arms and rear legs; rolled arms; deep T-shaped seat; front seat rail with concave lower side; straight side seat rails; front tapered square legs; and brass caps with casters on all legs. Chair is fully upholstered except for stiles and legs and has rows of metal tacks along most edges. Metal tacks are also used to form a foliate motif on upholstered front chair rail. Title and "625" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
easy chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (4 3/4 x 6 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.060.002

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