"Chair "C""

Description

Design drawing titled "Chair "C"" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has curved rectangular crest rail; curved narrower straight lower back rail; curvilinear stiles which flow into arms, side seat rails and rear legs; straight arms with curved handholds and continuous C-shaped arm supports; upholstered seat; straight seat rails; raked tapered square rear legs; and reeded tapered front legs with cuffed cylindrical feet. Title and "#680?" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.085.003

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