Armchair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1830-1845

GUSN

GUSN-4991

Description

Turned front legs, raked tapered rear legs, castered; veneered skirt with bowed front, horizontally rolled arms, barrel shaped back, crescent shaped crest rail with pierced hand grip at top, overstuffed back, seat and arms, upholstered in a diaper pattern, beige fabric.

Details

Descriptive Terms

armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Empire (style)
pine (wood)
Mahogany Veneer
Pine
Empire
CHAIR

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

37.5 x 28.5 x 24 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.437