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Queen Anne Banister-back Side Chair

1991.1214.2 (RS21590)

Description

Pair of black-painted Queen Anne bannister-back side chairs, with shaped crest rail with "ears"; above four square tapered rails between two square continuing stiles; the rush seats are on square legs with overhanging top corners, with three conforming stretchers and a spool-turned front stretcher.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1780
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
weaving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Painted
painting (coating)
Queen Anne
side chairs
Turned
turning (shaping process)
weaving
Wood
wood (plant material)
Woven
Dimensions
42 1/2 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1214.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11222
Related Items
Title Side Chair Accession number 1991.1214.1 Notes 1991.1214 1 CHAIR Relationship Part of set

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