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Parlor chair

1998.271.4 (RS32432)

Description

Side chair. Walnut. Part of a parlor set. Oval back w/ grape cluster carving on crest rail. Supported by short scrolled stiles. Shell ornamentation at center of skirt. Rests on cabriole legs. Original upholstery of printed wool challis.

Details

Maker
A. G. Manning
Date
1858
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chair
Chair, Side
chairs (furniture forms)
parlor chairs
Rococo Revival
walnut (wood)
People and organizations
A.G. Manning
Dimensions
38 1/2 x 19 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.271.4
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20018

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