"Revolving Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Revolving Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has high semicircular back; crest rail which flows into lower arms with scrolled handholds; vasiform-turned arm supports with reeding at base; upholstered seat with curved front; single row of metal tacks outlining edges of upholstery; narrow plain seat rails; and swivel mechanism atop base with four low curved legs with casters. Title and "697" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 1/8 x 5 7/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.070.006

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

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