Adjustable chair. Walnut, horsehair, wool, metal. Continuous tufted horsehair upholstered back, seat and leg rest. Enclosed by groved wood and slightly serpentine stiles. Hinged padded horsehair covered arm rests and floral patterned carpet covered foot platform at the base. All sets in conforming groved wood frame with four serpentine shaped legs on castors and 'scooped' side rails with incised curlicues.
F.M. Holmes & Co. Manfacturers (Maker)
On a printed paper label under the leg rest is: F.M. Holmes & Co./Manufacturers/188 & 190 Hanover Street/Boston./Patented February 23, 186_?
- Location of origin
- Boston, MA, USA
- Object type
Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
chairs (furniture forms)
- 50 x 28 x 48 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number