"Arm Chair "E" White & Gold"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-308106

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair "E" White & Gold" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style arm chair has rectangular upholstered back; fluted stiles below back; shaped arms flowing from stiles with upholstered pads and scrolled handholds; concave arm supports; deep upholstered seat; straight seat rails; fluted tapered round legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet; and carved double twist moldings on rails, stiles and arm supports. Title is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (10 5/8 x 8 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.066.001

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