"Rocker"

Description

Design drawing titled "Rocker" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rocking side chair has Chippendale-style back with shaped crest rail; slightly flaring ears; shaped stiles extending into rear legs; pierced splat; fully upholstered seat; tapered square front legs; and simple rockers. Title is handwritten on drawing but is partially cut off.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
side chairs
rocking chairs
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.111.002

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