"Large Arm Chair of Carved Mahogany"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-308410

Description

Design drawing titled "Large Arm Chair of Carved Mahogany" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Renaissance Revival-style arm chair has fully upholstered rectangular back and seat with fringe trim along lower edges; curved arms with large scrolled handholds; curved arm supports; four Flemish scrolled feet; X-stretcher with circular center; and elaborate foliate carving including acanthus leaves on arms, handholds, arm supports and feet. Title, design notes; "L. C. Hanna / C. Mulock /46680," "Detail missing" and "258" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
Renaissance Revival
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (12 1/4 x 9 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.100.001

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

Related Items

Arm Chair #258 and Arm Chair #7700