Easy Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Easy chair has curved upholstered back with rounded crest which continues into upholstered arms and sides; reeded curved handholds; and freestanding reeded support with vasiform and ring turnings; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge of back and sides and outlining end of arms; plain straight seat rails on sides and back; front seat rail and front corner blocks with foliate garlands; raked tapered rear legs; and reeded vasiform turned front legs with ovoid feet. "13914" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
easy chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 1/4 x 5 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.069.003

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