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Sofa

1936.1196 (RS195254)

Description

Sofa. Walnut, ebonized walnut trim, burled maple panels, applied composition rosettes, gilt, velvet upholstery. Round back; rolled crest, arms; round seat frame; carved and paneled seat rail. Rests on turned legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1875
Material
burl veneer
gilding
incising
plush
silk (textile)
upholstering
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
burl veneer
Gilded
gilding
Incised
incising
Maple
multiple-seating furniture
Plush
plush
Renaissance Revival
Rosette
rosette (motif)
silk (textile)
Sofa
sofas
Turkish
Upholstered
upholstering
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
34 x 74 x 32 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.1196
Credit Line
Gift of Felix A. Gendrot
GUSN
40835

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