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Easy chair

Description

Federal period form with serpentine crest. Slight curve to top of wings with narrow base. Horizontally scrolled step back arms. Plain square legs with chamfer on inside edge. Rear square chamfered on front inside and back outside edges in full length. Back inside edge chamfered from below rear stretcher. "H" pattern stretchers with rear stretcher. Pink modern upholstery.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Location of origin
Northeast USA
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
upholstery
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
ash (wood)
Chair, Easy
easy chairs
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
upholstery
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
44 1/2 x 34 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.575
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
256397

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