Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has deep rectangular crest rail; rectangular caned back panel flanked by two flat vertical slats; narrow straight lower back rail; stiles with curved tops which flow into arms, side rails, and rear legs; straight arms with scrolled handholds; turned columnar arm supports; upholstered seat; straight seat rails with rectangular front corner blocks; raked tapered square rear legs; and reeded tapered round front legs with cuffs and cylindrical feet. One design note and "676" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
caning
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (5 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

CC010.001.006.080.002

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