"Desk Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Desk Chair" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Arm chair has rectangular upholstered back; square stiles with large gilded foliate finials; fully upholstered rectangular seat; single row of metal tacks along upholstrered edges; curved arms with scrolled handholds; vasiform and ring-turned arm supports; square rear legs; front legs with block, ring and ovoid turnings; rectangular rear stretcher; turned H-stretcher; and two turned front stretchers. Title, one design note and "859" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (8 x 6 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.092.004

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