"Arm Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Jacobean Revival-style arm chair has tall rectangular back; rectangular stiles with carved leaf pattern above arms; crest rail with carved standing cherub; recessed rectangular back panel; shaped curved arms with feline head handholds; square molded arm supports; flat rectangular seat; front seat rail with egg-and-dart molding followed by three carved Romanesque arches with two round columns reaching to square front stretcher, similar design on sides with two arches and one column; rectangular rear stretcher; square legs; and bun feet in front. Title is handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
Jacobean Revival
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (9 7/8 x 5 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.105.003

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