Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1865

GUSN

GUSN-267671

Description

Neo-grec chair; wood painted black with gold in carved design; ladder back with arched rails; the crest rail with a foliate carving at the top center; very slender stiles and legs; front legs are straight and turned; back legs are plain and curve outward; turned stretchers; slip seat with very worn yellow and pink upholstery with matching floral silk trim; burlap exposed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
wood (plant material)
paint (coating)
silk (textile)
joining
upholstering
turning (shaping process)
Néo-Grec
Furniture
Chair

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

33 3/4 x 16 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. K. H. Jones

Accession Number

2003.28.1