Corner Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Corner side chair has solid back with carved scrolls forming a rough hourglass shape; carved foliate scrolls in upper back section; "1896" carved in lower back section; saddle seat with rounded front corners; three legs with ovoid, ring, vasiform and cylinder turnings; rectangular side stretchers; and slender rod stretcher in front with five shaped spindles above.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
corner chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (7 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.098.001

Date Notes

Date is based on carved date on chair depicted in drawing.

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