Stool

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1860-1900

GUSN

GUSN-172661

Description

Stool, Chippendale Style, with claw and ball feet, carved knees, upholstered with flame stitch embroidery. Rectangular form. Upholstered over seat rails in machine bargello of muted blues, rusts, tans and greens. Four cabriole legs with floral and leaf carved knees and knee brackets with fringed brass studded border with cartouche shapes on knees with leaf from carving flowing out of one end down the leg.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stools (seating furniture)
Stool

Associated Building

Original to Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Woodbury Langdon

Accession Number

1966.320