Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has deep rounded crest rail; rectangular upholstered back; straight lower back rail; straight stiles beneath crest rail; straight arms which flow from botttom of crest rail and end with scrolled handholds; tapered square arm supports; upholstered rounded seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered edges; straight seat rails; raked square rear legs; tapered square legs in front; and casters on all feet. "Northern Trust Co. / 48037" and "2718" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.079.002

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