Easy Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has semicircular form; high curved molded crest rail continuing into straight arms with scrolled handholds; shaped molded arm supports; upholstered back, arm pads, sides and serpentine-front seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstered outer edges; raked tapered square rear legs; cabriole front legs with foliate-carved scroll feet; and large carved scrolling foliage at base of arm supports and on knees.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.081.004

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