Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has tall upholstered rectangular back with large metal tacks along sides; ball finials atop square plinths; flat shaped arms with carved rosettes on ends; arm supports with acanthus-carved vasiform turning between rectangular blocks; deep upholstered rectangular seat with large metal tack trim; square stiles below back; straight square legs with carved square feet; rectangular rear and side stretchers; and large front stretcher with straight top and curving lower edge formed by scrolls, oval center medallion, and coffered panels.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (13 1/4 x 8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.099.001

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