Arm Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1758-1781

GUSN

GUSN-36415

Description

Mahogany arm chair with molded serpentine crest. Pierced splat with central lunette above cross rails with assymetrical acanthus leaf carving. Scrolled arms. Maple front and side seat rails and rear corner blocks; birch rear seat rail and front corner blocks. Rests on cabriole legs and ball and claw feet. Black leather upholstery.

Details

Descriptive Terms

armchairs
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
birch (wood)
eastern white pine (wood)
Chippendale
Chair

Additional Identification Number

1933.6041
C114

Related Items

Title Chair seat cover fragment Accession Number 1933.6041B

Maker

Attributed to Gould, Nathaniel (Cabinetmaker)

Location of Origin

MA

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

36 5/8 x 29 1/8 x 19 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Julia G. Crocker

Accession Number

1933.6041A

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Possibly