Swivel Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has curved deep rectangular crest rail surmounting a rectangular upholstered back; large carved scroll brackets between crest rail and arms; straight arms with upholstered arm pads and continuous curved arm suuports forming large scrolled handholds; rounded upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; faceted pillar with swivel mechanism atop carved triangular base with large paw feet. "Munsey Trust D.C. / 1206" is faintly handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
swivel chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (6 1/2 x 5 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.073.002

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