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Chair

Description

Side chair. Maple legs, crest, and splat. Birch splat rail. Ash stretchers. Serpentine crest and stiles that taper upward. Vasiform splat. Rush seat. Turned stretchers. Block and turned front legs. Rests on Spanish feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1850
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
birch (wood)
graining
maple (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Birch
birch (wood)
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Chippendale
Grained
graining
Maple
maple (wood)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
41 1/2 x 19 1/8 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.3063
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
57969

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