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Easy chair

Description

Serpentine crest and top of wings. Vertically serpentined wings atop horizontally scrolled set-back arms. Loose cushion on straight front seat platform having replaced rails. Molded and beaded front legs. Flat stretchers in 'H' pattern with fourth between rear legs. Re-upholstered with quilted red chintz, spring seat now covered with waverly print slipcover of baskets of fruit with floral background in blue gold and green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1810
Location of origin
USA, Northeast
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
oak (wood)
upholstery
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair, Easy
easy chairs
mahogany (wood)
Possibly oak (wood)
upholstery
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
48 x 20 1/2 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.449
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
255277

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