"Desk Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Desk Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has curved deep rectangular crest rail surmounting a rectangular upholstered back; carved palmettes and rosettes on crest rail; curved brackets between crest rail and arms; upholstered sides and rolled arms; curved arrm supports with carved rosettes and interlaced molding; fully upholstered cicular seat; carved pillar with swivel mechanism atop quadrangular base with brass paw feet and casters. Title and one design note are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
swivel chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.073.001

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