Side Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front view is shown. Sde chair has has tall caned back with large arched crest rail with carved scrolls and center shell; conforming lower back rail; shaped stiles with carved scolls; rectangular stiles beneath back extending to raked rear legs; fully upholstered seat with curved lower edges and metal tack trim; and cabriole front legs with carved cross-hatched pattern on knees and acanthus-carved scrolled feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
caning
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (11 x 6 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.095.002

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