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Chair

Description

One of a pair of Chippendale-style side chairs with unadorned square legs and rails, and four stretchers. Curving crest rail and pierced baluster-shaped splat. Red brocade upholstery with floral design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
cotton (textile)
side chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
37 1/4 x 19 1/8 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.205
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
306388
Related Items
Title Chair Accession number 1958.206 Relationship Pair

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