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Armchair

1949.911 (RS120019)

Description

White-painted, high-backed in Boston rocker style. Yoke crest supported by round stiles and tapered spindles. Light blue linear highlights. Seat has scrolled quatrefoil with fleur-de-lis at center front. Classical motif on crest of ovoid recess with urn at center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
Boston
CHAIR, DINING
chairs (furniture forms)
crests (motifs)
Fleur-de-Lis
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
Painted
painting (coating)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Windsor
Windsor chairs
wood (plant material)
Yoked Crest
Dimensions
43.625 x 23.25 x 18.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.911
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8107

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