Swivel Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has high rectangular back; deep rectangular crest rail with flared rolled top; shaped arms with scrolled handholds and continuous curved arm supports; upholstered back and sides; rounded fully upholstered seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; pillar with swivel mechanism atop four low curved legs with brass caps and casters; and carved scrolls at top of legs. "B. W. Arnold / 45727" and "372" are handwritten on drawing. CC010.001.006.072.001 is a related design.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.073.003

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

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