Arm Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Arm chair has tall back which slants backwards; fully upholstered rectangular back and seat; curved arms with large scrolled handholds; curved arm supports; straight rear legs with carved scrolled feet; tapered front legs; carved scrolled side stretchers; and very large front stretcher with carved central shell flanked by scrolls forming feet and reaching to bottom of seat. "Mrs. C. McKay" is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 7/8 x 10 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.100.002

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