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Armchair

Description

Armchair with carved rosewood floral and scroll crest. Open arms. Molded arm supports, back frame, and front rail. Curved, molded legs with foliate ornamentation at knees. Red upholstery with flowering urn and foliate leaf motif in green and pale yellow. Green, red, and gold gimp trim. No castors. Part of a parlor suite with an armchair and settee.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1865
Location of origin
NY
Material
rosewood (wood)
upholstering
Object type
Furniture
Places
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Probably New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
armchairs
Chair
Rococo Revival
Rosewood
rosewood (wood)
suites (furniture)
Upholstered
upholstering
Dimensions
41 x 24 1/2 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.1016.3
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
43167

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