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Easy Chair with Slipcover

1949.460AB (RS119578)

Description

Heppelwhite style. Wing chair is supported by wide block legs with added casters. Wide over-upholstered serpentine skirt. Arms extend straight out from back and are surmounted by the wings which have a serpentine top conforming with back. Upholstered in lozenged patterned beige cotton. Covered by a 20th C. cotton slipcover in a wide floral stripe with green and orange tones.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
hardwood
upholstery
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR, EASY
chairs (furniture forms)
easy chairs
hardwood
Hardwood
Hepplewhite
upholstery
Upholstery
Dimensions
44 x 34 x 33 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.460AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7569

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