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Side Chair

1970.447 (RS115368)

Description

Gothic Revival style painted green with black accenting. Shaped crest rail with Gothic arch motif supported by rear posts with vase turning. Posts enclose four turned spindles and scalloped lower rail with small acorn drops. Wood frame with serpentine front encloses caned seat. Turned front legs terminate in small knobs, and turned front stretcher with case column and central disc elements. Four remaining stretchers are simply turned. Overall slender proportions. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1865
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
caning
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Caned
caning
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
side chairs
Dimensions
33 1/2 x 16 1/2 x 14 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.447
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64793

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