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Lolling chair

Description

Lolling chair with serpentine crest, arms. and four square tapered legs. Upholstered with cream-colored cotton fabric patterned with pink roses and green leaves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Location of origin
United States, New England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair, Easy
cotton (textile)
lolling chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
41 x 26 1/4 x 23 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.298
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
288579

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