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Armchair

1971.437 (RS116243)

Description

Turned front legs, raked tapered rear legs, castered; veneered skirt with bowed front, horizontally rolled arms, barrel shaped back, crescent shaped crest rail with pierced hand grip at top, overstuffed back, seat and arms, upholstered in a diaper pattern, beige fabric.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1845
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
veneer
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Empire
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
Mahogany Veneer
Pine
pine (wood)
veneer
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
37.5 x 28.5 x 24 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.437
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
4991

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