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Wing chair

Description

Upholstered wing chair with serpentine head rail, S-curved arms, cabriole legs, and claw and ball feet. Rear legs tapered and rectangular in shape. Now with white cotton slipcover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1900
Possibly
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Armchair
Chair
Chair, Easy
cotton (textile)
easy chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
45 x 24 3/8 x 28 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.472
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
308166

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