Side chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1860

GUSN

GUSN-293202

Description

One of a pair of arrow-back windsor chairs painted black with white slip. Legs and stretchers turned. Curved head rail stenciled with cornucopias of fruit and flowers, three spindles with flowers and leaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Windsor chairs
side chairs
wood (plant material)
paint (coating)
Chair

Inscription

"Sawtelle" (penciled under seat)

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

35 1/4 x 17 x 16 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.267.2

Related Items

Title Side chair Accession Number 1958.267.1