Side chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-286575

Description

One of a pair of Empire side chairs with scrolled crest rails and s-curved front legs. Seat upholstered in cream colored cotton (?) with herringbone weave.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
mahogany (wood)
cotton (textile)
Empire (style)
Chair

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

33 7/8 x 16 3/4 x 15 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.355.2

Related Items

Title Side chair Accession Number 1958.355.1