Skip to content

Search Collections

Chair

1980.220.1 (RS260494)

Description

Pierced splat, scrolled and carved crest, carved scroll on shoe, lion's head on knees, hairy paw feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1760
Inscriptions
Modern paper tag on right rear leg: Frothingham
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Used At Lyman Estate (Waltham, Mass.).
Material
beech (wood)
carving (processes)
mahogany (wood)
textiles
upholstering
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Beech
beech (wood)
Carved
carving (processes)
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Chippendale
Feet
figure- and animal-derived motifs
hairy paw feet
Hairy Paw Feet
heads (representations)
lion
Lion
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Scrolled
scrollwork
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Upholstered
upholstering
Dimensions
39.5 x 25.5 x 24 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.220.1
GUSN
739

Comments