"Windsor Chair"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-308146

Description

Design drawing titled "Windsor Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Comb-back Windsor arm chair has serpentine crest rail with scrolled volutes at each end above six spindles; horizontal U-shaped arm bow with ten spindles and two vasiform arm supports below; shaped saddle seat; splayed turned legs; and turned H-stretcher. Title and "#14472" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
Windsor chairs
high-back Windsor chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (9 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.069.004

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