"The Edinburgh"

Description

Design drawing titled "The Edinburgh" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has yoke-shaped crest rail; shaped stiles; solid shaped splat with stepped shoe; flattened shaped arms with continuous curved arm supports; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; tapered rear legs with pad feet; and cabriole front legs with pad feet. Title, "Detail 12083," "Stock" and "W. C. Hawes" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
Queen Anne Style
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.066.003

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