"Arm Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has deep crest rail with curved top edge; pierced splat with Gothic tracery motifs; straight lower seat rail; rectangular stiles abutting underside of crest rails; shaped arms with scrolled handholds; curved arm supports; fully upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along edges; and square legs, raked in back. Title, "Detail 4012 is very similar" and "11349" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.077.003

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