Easychair flounce

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1840

GUSN

GUSN-10508

Description

Columns of large scale undulating flowering vine flanked by dendretic vine/roots of blues and golds; off white ground. Edges hemmed with striped linen tape. Slipcover comprised of three conponents: A) fitted cover for back and arms; B) cushion cover; and C) flounce.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dust ruffles
slipcovers (furniture coverings)
chintz
cotton (textile)
stitching
linen (material)
printing (process)
rolling up
upholstering
floral patterns
Cotton
Chintz
Linen
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Upholstered
Floral
SLIPCOVER

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Related Items

Title Easy Chair Accession Number 1977.253

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

8 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.541C

Places

Maine (United States)