Settee

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1845-1860

GUSN

GUSN-290524

Description

Settee with tri-partite back and open arms. Carved rosewood crests with floral and foliate motif. Carved seat rail. Seat and back upholstered in a dark red velvet with purple gimp trim [faded to a pale pink].

Details

Descriptive Terms

settees
suites (furniture)
rosewood (wood)
upholstering
velvet (fabric weave)
Rococo Revival
Rococo Revival
Rosewood
Settee

Associated Building

Used At Alexander House (Springfield, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

42 x 81 x 23 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Alexander Phillips

Accession Number

1950.567.6