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Chair

Description

Chair. Fancy form. Ash, hickory, pained black. Applied loop arms; bent pierced front stretchers; dovetailed slat seat and back. Continuous stiles, seat rails and front legs. Painted peacock feathers motif.

Details

Maker
Gragg, Samuel (American cabinetmaker, 1772-ca. 1855) (Furniture maker)
Date
1808-1815
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Used At Colonnade Row.
Material
ash (wood)
bentwood
hickory (wood)
paint (coating)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Ash
ash (wood)
Bentwood
bentwood
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Fancy
Feather
Hickory
hickory (wood)
paint (coating)
Painted
People and organizations
Stevens, Isaac & Sally, 1815 C
Dimensions
33 1/3 x 20 1/2 x 25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.144
Credit Line
In memory of Mr. Stanley Cunningham
GUSN
54961

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