Rocking chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1858

GUSN

GUSN-18789

Description

Rocking chair, cottage-style; part of a suite. Painted light green with striping and floral detail in darker greens, white and gray. Carved crest rail with four slender turned spindles connected at bottom to the top rail of the caned lower back. Curving stiles, caned seat, slight cabriole front legs, flat concave front stretcher. Rests on rockers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rocking chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Tudor Revival
Painted
Cottage
CHAIR, ROCKING

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

7.5

People and Organizations

A.G. Manning

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

38 1/4 x 18 1/4 x 29 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1455.5

Places

Massachusetts (United States)