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Side chair

Description

Empire style side chair with scrolled crest rail, s-curved front legs and polychrome floral embroidery-covered seat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
cotton (textile)
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
side chairs
Dimensions
32 1/2 x 16 3/4 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.356
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
286577

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