Wing Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Upholstered easy chair has back with serpentine crest; flared wings; rolled arms; rectangular seat; single row of large metal tacks along upholstered edges; raked rear legs with ovoid and block turnings; cabriole front legs with foliate-carved knees and pad feet; and turned H-stretcher. Design notes, "Hobart Ames 46359" and "3167" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
easy chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (4 7/8 x 4 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.062.006

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