Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall back with elliptical crest rail; straight stiles; pierced splat with four fluted ribs joined in middle by fluted rectangle with carved quatrefoil in oval cartouche; shaped straight arms with continuous slightly curved arm supports; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; narrow straight seat rails; and tapered square legs, raked in rear.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (7 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

CC010.001.006.084.002

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