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Side Chair

1991.445 (RS21397)

Description

The chair has a scrolling crest rail over a vasiform splat and shaped stiles. It has a leather upholstered seat, set into a seat rail and raised on cabriole front legs with carved and scrolled knees and pad feet. It has a straight, rounded back and legs with "hoof" feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1760
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
leather
upholstering
veneer
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
leather
Leather
Mahogany Veneer
Queen Anne
side chairs
Upholstered
upholstering
veneer
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
39 x 20 3/4 x 16 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.445
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2422

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