Rocking and Wing Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2988

Description

Barrel-back wing chair with rockers, high rounded back and outturned arms; deep seat with cushion; red-painted maple square splayed legs on pointed rockers with wooden pegs; chair covered with modern upholstery in "salmon and off-white tweed."

Details

Descriptive Terms

rocking chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
upholstering
maple (wood)
Maple
Painted
Upholstered
CHAIR, ROCKING

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

43.5 x 28 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1468

Date

1800-1850 (Possibly)