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Chair

1981.39 (RS184665)

Description

Gothic Revival side chair with woven, wool upholstery in imitation of needlepoint. Elaborately turned stiles enclose a carved and pierced splat w/ sloping crest rail culminating in fleur de lis finial. Slightly flared rectangular seat upholstered in polychrome fabric (blue background). Skirt has beaded insert w/ border of geometric pendants. Turned front legs; shaped rectangular rear legs. Casters.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
black walnut (wood)
metal
upholstering
wool (textile)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
black walnut (wood)
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Gothic Revival
metal
Unidentified Metal
Upholstered
upholstering
Victorian
Walnut
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
46 1/2 x 18 1/3 x 18 1/3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.39
GUSN
55908

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