Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1740-1785

GUSN

GUSN-4984

Description

"Gaines" type crest; vasiform splat carved with foliage, star punched, raised back rail; over-upholstered seat; turned front legs, bead and reel front stretchers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
carving (processes)
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
Queen Anne
Queen Anne
Foliage
Punched
Carved
CHAIR

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

40.375 x 17.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.433