Armchair with shield back enclosing five tapered and curved bars radiating from a fan of inlaid satinwood and mahogany. Stringing of ebony and satinwood in a rope pattern. The stiles are slightly shaped with a small ear between them and the shield. Seat is upholstered over frame, serpentine in front and swag-tacked. Tapered front legs with satinwood inlay having bellflower drop at top. Rectangular H-stretchers and stretcher between rear legs. Shaped armrests. Original under upholstery including strip of linen with Russian characters.
Pencilled ""7"" inside back seat rail.
- Object type
- Descriptive terms
- 38 x 21 1/4 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Miss Martha W. Atkinson
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Title Side chair Accession number 1940.845