Swivel Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Swivel arm chair has rounded crest rail extending into shaped stiles; caned back; shaped lower seat rail; shaped arms with foliate-carved scrolled handholds and curved arm supports; rounded fully caned seat with molded edge; narrow straight seat rail; pillar with swivel mechanism atop four low curved legs with brass caps and casters. "Chemical Bank / 49590" and "11288" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 7/8 x 5 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.074.001

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