Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Fully upholstered easy chair has semicircular form with continuous rounded crest flowing into curved arms and arm supports; serpentine front lower edge; single row of metal tacks outlining crest, arm, side and lower edges; additional metal tacks forming a scrolled motif on front and and decorative motif above front legs; tapered square rear legs; and cabriole front legs with carved knees and acanthus-carved scrolled feet. "A. Rogers / 49240," "1192" and "B" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (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

CC010.001.006.077.004

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