"High Chair"

Description

Design drawing titled "High Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Tall arm chair has rectangular plank back with initials RC carved in circular center medallion; rectangular plank seat; square stiles with turned ovoid finials extending into rear legs; curved arms with scrolled handholds; square arm supports extending into front legs; rectangular rear stretcher and side stretchers; and large carved front stretcher with center medallion. Title is handwritten on drawing but is partially cut off.

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

CC010.001.006.109.002

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