Armchair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1920

GUSN

GUSN-4297

Description

Three horizontal shaped slats with curved tips enclosed by canted stiles with ring and ball turned finials, shaped plank arms supported by front stiles that are ring and vase turned between arms and woven splint flag seat; legs terminate in a tapered vase shape; two plain stretchers on each side, one plain rear stretcher, two vase and ring turned front stretchers; repainted black all over (including seat).

Details

Descriptive Terms

armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
splints (lighting devices)
wood (plant material)
Splint
CHAIR

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

39.375 x 25.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.535