William and Mary-style Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-308404

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. William and Mary-style side chair has rectangular crest rail with carved foliage across top; caned rectangular back with slender sides and lower back rail; upholstered seat with exposed corners and single row of metal tacks along outer edges; round columnar stiles and legs witth ring turnings between rectangular blocks; ovoid feet; and H-stretcher.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
William and Mary
caning
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (4 7/8 x 3 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.098.006

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