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Settee

1970.574 (RS115426)

Description

Back rail with carved oak leaf and acorn motif with ball turned ends surmounting gallery of small turned spindles. Arms with corresponding spindle configuration, skirt with dentil decoration; beehive turned and tapered front legs and square shaped rear legs. Separate buttoned upholstered cushion.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
carving (processes)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Acorn
acorn
Carved
carving (processes)
Leaf
multiple-seating furniture
oak leaf (motif)
Settee
settees
Sofa
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
32 1/2 x 43 3/8 x 23 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.574
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64465

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