Arm Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1730-1750

GUSN

GUSN-255456

Description

Queen Anne transitional. Yoke crest with shoulders and rear stiles having beaded face edges. Vasiform splat rests on molded rail above replaced rush seat. Concave ridged side molded arms with volute handholds set on top of cone, spool and vase turned arm support section of front stiles. Stile below seat vase and block turned with weakly carved spanish feet. Ball and reel turned front stretcher with long conical ends. Plain stretchers at side and rear mahogany stain refinish. Evidence of brown red paint.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
maple (wood)
walnut (wood)
mahogany (wood)
Chair

Associated Person

Thacher, Mary

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

268.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New England

Dimensions

39 1/16 x 24 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.473