Dining chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-10773

Description

Chippendale-style mahogony side chair with pierced splat. Relief carved icanthus details with husk. Icanthus carved details on knees of front cabriole legs. Plain slayed back legs. Floral needlepoint seat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dining chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
carving (processes)
mahogany (wood)
piercing
upholstering
Chippendale
Colonial Revival
floral patterns
husk (motif)
Mahogany
Needlepoint
Colonial Revival
Chippendale
Upholstered
Pierced
Carved
Husk
Floral
CHAIR, DINING

Inscription

1) Incised on underside of removable seat: ""VII"" 2) Paper label in ink taped on underside of rail: ""Laurence Batchelder/ 983 Memorial Drive, Cambridge""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Credit Line

Bequest of Nancy Thayer Batchelder

Accession Number

1996.63