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Chair

Description

Neo-grec chair; wood painted black with gold in carved design; ladder back with arched rails; the crest rail with a foliate carving at the top center; very slender stiles and legs; front legs are straight and turned; back legs are plain and curve outward; turned stretchers; slip seat with very worn yellow and pink upholstery with matching floral silk trim; burlap exposed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1865
Material
joining
paint (coating)
silk (textile)
turning (shaping process)
upholstering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Furniture
joining
Néo-Grec
paint (coating)
Probably wood (plant material)
silk (textile)
turning (shaping process)
upholstering
Dimensions
33 3/4 x 16 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2003.28.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. K. H. Jones
GUSN
267671
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Title Trim Accession number 2003.28.2.1-2
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