Arm Chair and Side Chair #3439

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1913-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-314335

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Description

Black-and-white photograph of Chippendale-style arm and side chairs. Both chairs have shaped crest rail and scrolled ears with extensive foliate carving; pierced splat with four flaring stiles with small carved rosettes joining the ribs at the middle; shaped stiles; seat with over-the-rail upholstery and single row of metal tacks along the bottom edge; raked rear legs; and cabriole front legs with shell and foliate carved knees and large paw feet. Arm chair has shaped arms with scrolled handholds and curved arrm supports with carved acanthus leaves; Handwritten notation on photograph is A. H. Davenport Co. detail number "3439."

Details

Descriptive Terms

armchairs
side chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
Chippendale
photographs
black-and-white photographs

Physical Description

1 black-and-white photograph (7 3/16 x 9 3/16 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.005.035

Record Details

Originator

Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Photographer)
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Photographer)

Material Type

photographs
black-and-white photographs

Description Level

Item

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