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Side Chair

1970.439 (RS115362)

Description

In the Japanese taste. Modified cloud-scroll crest rain with incised line beading, conforming stiles enclosing in circular upholstered splat flanked by carved dragon on left and crescent on right, and surmounting supporting crossbars. Over-upholstered square seat rails. Ring-turned frontal legs; rear legs square and slightly raked back. Reupholstered in modern pink-rose twill.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Places
Probably New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
Dragon
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Japonais
Japonaiserie
side chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
35.25 x 19.5 x 18.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.439
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64973

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