Tall Chair

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Tall arm chair has upholstered rectangular back; rectangular fully upholstered seat; two rows of large metal tacks along upholstered edges of back and single row on seat; square stiles below back extending into legs; curved arms with scrolled handholds; square arm supports extending into front legs; rectangular rear stretcher; side stretchers with serpentine lower edges; and large carved front stretcher with center medallion and strapwork motifs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
armchairs
tall chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (7 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.109.003

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