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Easy Chair

1971.64 (RS33540)

Description

Wing chair with arms, cabriole legs with pad feet. H and rear stretchers. Queen Anne. Low arch crest blends into top of wings which terminate in vertically scrolled arm rests. Loose down cushion on seat platform. Broad flat knees of cabriole legs with ogee brackets. Pad feet with circular cushion beneath.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1770
Location of origin
New England; New York; Rhode Island
Associated Building
Used At Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
birch (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Possibly New York state (United States)
Possibly Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
birch (wood)
Chair, Easy
chairs (furniture forms)
easy chairs
Dimensions
51 3/8 x 36 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.64
Credit Line
Gift of Guido R. Perara
GUSN
171800

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