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Side Chair

Description

Chippendale transitional style. Arched crest with crudely carved sharp ears. Vase and cylinder turned rear stiles centering solid vasiform splat on splat rail. Replaced rush seat with chamfered rectangular front seat rail socket joint. Turned front legs have short vase at top, half ball foot, ball and spool turned front stretcher. Paired dowel stretchers at sides, single at rear. Refinished red-brown stain, evidence of green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1800
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
rush (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
ash (wood)
Chair
rush (material)
side chairs
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
40 1/4 x 19 9/16 x 14 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.451
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perea
GUSN
255285

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