Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1735-1770

GUSN

GUSN-44449

Description

Armchair. Ash, black paint, rush seat. Yoke-shaped crest and stiles; vasiform splat; arms on turned supports; rush seat. Ring-and-ball-turned front stretcher; swelled double rows of side stretchers; plain turned back stretcher. Rests on block-and-baluster-turned legs on Spanish feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
ash (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Queen Anne
Turned
Ash
Queen Anne
CHAIR

Additional Identification Number

20.1983

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

43 3/8 x 23 1/4 x 17 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1987.1447

Reference Notes

Wesselman, Linda J. and Martha D. Hamilton. Earliest Recollections: Furnishings from the Family of Edwin B. Sears. Boston: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, 1984.

Places

Massachusetts (United States)