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Lolling chair

Description

Upholstered lolling chair with serpentine crest rail, S-curved arms and tapered legs. Fabric cover pink with woven shell design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
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
45 3/8 x 25 5/8 x 21 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.230
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
289555

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