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Slipper chair

Description

Yoke-shaped crest. Slightly scooped stiles. Low slung squared rush seat. Vase-shaped splat. Ball-and-vase turned front stretcher. Molded side stretchers (ogee-fillet-straight). Block and turned front legs w/ Spanish feet. Back legs raked back. Replacement pink damask seat cushion.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1750
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, SLIPPER
chairs (furniture forms)
Painted
painting (coating)
slipper chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
35.125 x 22.75 x 19.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1303
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26100

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