Armchair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1845-1865

GUSN

GUSN-43167

Description

Armchair with carved rosewood floral and scroll crest. Open arms. Molded arm supports, back frame, and front rail. Curved, molded legs with foliate ornamentation at knees. Red upholstery with flowering urn and foliate leaf motif in green and pale yellow. Green, red, and gold gimp trim. No castors. Part of a parlor suite with an armchair and settee.

Details

Descriptive Terms

armchairs
suites (furniture)
rosewood (wood)
upholstering
Rococo Revival
Rosewood
Upholstered
Rococo Revival
Chair

Additional Identification Number

B1963

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

NY

Dimensions

41 x 24 1/2 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1946.1016.3

Places

Probably New York state (United States)
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Probably
Probably