"Desk Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Desk Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has semicircular form with upholstered back and sides; continuous crest rail and arms; freestanding columnar arm supports; upholstered seat with curved front and upholstery extending over front rail; single row of metal tacks outlining upholstery edges, top of front seat rail and inside junction of back and sides; raked tapered square rear legs with cuffs and casters; and reeded tapered square legs in front with brass caps and casters. Title is handwritten on drawing. CC010.001.006.070.006, CC010.001.006.078.002 and CC010.001.006.078.005 are related designs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.078.006

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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