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Side chair

1949.975.3 (RS120067)

Description

Black-painted with tapered spindles. Squared seat with rounded corners. Rounded legs swell at center. Dowel front and rear stretchers centered; side stretchers lowered. Yellow gilt highlights on legs, stretchers, seat and spindles. Crest: stenciled with fruit and vine motifs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1860
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
gilding
painting (coating)
stenciling
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
crests (motifs)
Fruit
fruit
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
side chairs
Stenciled
stenciling
Vine
vines
wood (plant material)
Yoked Crest
Dimensions
32.125 x 15.5 x 18.313 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.975.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8021

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