Side chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1760

GUSN

GUSN-3848

Description

Gothic splats; shaped ears on crest rail; raked rear legs terminate in club feet; beaded seat rails; cabriole front legs terminate in claw and ball feet; original upholstered slip seats.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
Chippendale
Chair
Chair, Side
Chair, Side

Inscription

""VI"" slip seat front rail.

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

37 7/8 x 23 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.201.5