"Maple Rocker"

Description

Design drawing titled "Maple Rocker" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; plan of legs is also provided. Rocking side chair has rectangular upholstered back with straight crest and lower rails; straight stiles with carved finials; upholstered seat; narrow seat rails; straight legs; and simple rockers. Title, design notes, "For W. P. Anderson 15242" and "11543" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.006.112.002

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