Arm Chair and Side Chair #774

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1913-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-314353

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Description

Black-and-white photograph of a Neoclassical-style side chair and arm chair. Both chairs have a molded shield-shaped back with carved kylix in an oval cartouche at top with foliate swags and shell motifs, five pierced ribs, and a bottom lunette; molded stiles; upholstered seat with serpentine front and bottom edge; raked rectangular rear legs; and tapered square front legs. Arm chair has curved arms and arm supports. Handwritten notes on page include A. H. Davneport Co. detail number "774" and wood type.

Details

Descriptive Terms

armchairs
side chairs
Neoclassical
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

CC010.005.052

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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