"Reclining Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Reclining Chair" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Arm chair has tall slanted rectangular back; crest rail with carved scrolls and shell; deep tufted upholstered cushion; flat arms; four turned spindles and carved scrolled arm support on each side; deep tufted upholstered seat cushion; curved front seat rail and straight side seat rails; splayed legs with vasiform turnings; casters; and side and front stretchers. Chair surfaces have green, yellow and red painted decoration. Title, "Gen. Hayes / Also R. W. Williamson 43660 / July 25 -1903 " and "Det 599" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil and colored pencil (5 1/2 x 8 1/4 nches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.064.003

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