Chippendale Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1760-1790

GUSN

GUSN-246146

Description

Chippendale-style side chair; pierced vasiform splat; square seat; upholstered over the rail (overupholsterd in gold satin damask); back stile terminating in earred crest rail with single beaded edges; back and "H" stretchers, with rounded (somewhat quarter round) upper surface; Marlborough leg with bead on outside edge; all legs are chamfered on the inside; four diagonal braces under seat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
mahogany (wood)
upholstered seats
Chippendale
Furniture
Chair

Associated Building

Used At Lady Pepperell House (Kittery Point, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

38 x 21 1/4 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Virginia L. Hodge and Katharine D. Parry

Accession Number

1942.1238

Places

Probably North America (North and Central America) [general region]
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]