Side chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-222244

Description

Rococo revival style carved walnut side chair. There is a handle in the crest rail and it is surrounded by carvings of flowers. The back is also carved with flowers. The front legs are cabriole, while the rear legs are a continuation of the stiles. At the top of the front legs is a carving of a leaf and in the center of the front seat rail is a carving of a flower. The seat is in a d-shape and covered in green fabric and the gimp is gold.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
walnut (wood)
cotton (textile)
Late Victorian
Chair

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD362

Related Items

Title Side chair Accession Number 2006.44.2595.2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

33 5/16 x 17 3/4 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2595.1