"Arm Chair of Oak"

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has two wide back splats with slightly bowed top edge; stiles with ring, ovoid and block turnings and ball finials; shaped flat arms with scrolled ends; vasiform and ring turned arm supports; shaped saddle seat; splayed legs with ring, ovoid and block turnings; and rectangular H-stretcher. Title, "Reuter Co." and "Det. #12539" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.075.005

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