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Side chair

Description

Queen Anne side chair w/ yoke-shaped crest rail, solid vase shaped splat, spooned back, stiles chamfered on back. Squared upholstered slip seat; scalloped front seat rail. Cabriole front legs w/ pad feet. Shaped medial stretcher between turned and blocked side stretchers; shaped back stretcher and back legs. Replaced green velvet; peg construction. Imitating Boston style. Has needlepoint floral design upholstering. S-C-S scalloped skirt.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1735-1765
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
maple (wood)
staining
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Maple
Possibly maple (wood)
Queen Anne
side chairs
Stained
staining
Dimensions
40 x 21.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1345
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26073

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