"High Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "High Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Tall arm chair has upholstered rectangular back with turned ovoid finials; rectangular fully upholstered seat; single row of large metal tacks along side upholstered edges of back and lower edges of seat; straight flat arms wth molded edges; square stiles below back and square arm supports extending into legs; rectangular rear stretcher; side stretchers with serpentine lower edges; and large carved front stretcher with center medallion and strapwork motifs. Title and "1363" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
tall chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (8 3/4 x 5 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.109.001

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