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Side Chair

Description

Queen Anne transitional style. No vertical curve to upper stiles. Yoke crest has thru pin attachment to tenon of rear stile. Vasiform splat with plain rail. Replaced rush seat. Vase, ring and block turned front legs with Spanish feet. Ball and reel turned front stretcher, paired double swell and ring turned side strechers, dowel at rear. Rear stiles below seat sweep back. Stain finish, evidence of black paint. Many similarities to 295.1981

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1730-1770
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
chestnut (wood)
maple (wood)
rush (material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
maple (wood)
Possibly ash (wood)
Possibly chestnut (wood)
rush (material)
side chairs
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
40 1/2 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.497
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
256232
Related Items
Title Side chair Accession number 1999.500

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