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Chair

Description

Chippendale carved side chair. Portsmouth origin; distinctive regional form that was only made there between 1760-1790. Serpentine crest rail above an overupholstered seat on Marlborough legs with open brackets and joioned by a molded H-stretcher.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1780
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Descriptive terms
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Accession Number
1987.20
Credit Line
Museum Purchase, Acquired with funds donated by Lane W. and Nancy D. Goss
GUSN
51312

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