"Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has tall rectangular back; deep rectangular crest rail with stiles below; solid flared splat with stepped shoe; shaped flat arms with scrolled handholds; tapered square arm supports; upholstered slip seat with deep straight seat rails; and tapered square legs, raked in rear. Title and "New Bedford Publc Library" are handwritten on drawing. Part of title has been cut off.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.084.006

Places

New Bedford (Bristol county, Massachusetts)

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