Dining Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

c. 1950-1960

GUSN

GUSN-181186

Description

One of a pair of side chairs. Painted black, high back chairs with rush seats, (reminiscent of a Shaker style). Five rails, ergonomically curred betwen two rears stiles tapered at top and bottom. One cylindrical rear stretcher, two on either side, and one flat slightly curred stretcher at the front. Straight front legs- flat and polished at the top, tapered at the bottom. Natural colored rush seats, interwoven into four quadrants.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dining chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
wood (plant material)
rush (material)
Chair, Dining

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

37 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 17 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Kuhn

Accession Number

2005.1.3.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Wellfleet (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)

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