Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1760-1800

GUSN

GUSN-255285

Description

Chippendale transitional style. Arched crest with crudely carved sharp ears. Vase and cylinder turned rear stiles centering solid vasiform splat on splat rail. Replaced rush seat with chamfered rectangular front seat rail socket joint. Turned front legs have short vase at top, half ball foot, ball and spool turned front stretcher. Paired dowel stretchers at sides, single at rear. Refinished red-brown stain, evidence of green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
ash (wood)
wood (plant material)
rush (material)
Chair

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

246.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New England

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

40 1/4 x 19 9/16 x 14 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perea

Accession Number

1999.451