Sofa

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1790-1805

GUSN

GUSN-5025

Description

Sofa. Mahogany, upholstery. Bowed front seat rail; receding horizontally rolled arms; back has serpentine crest rail; frame above legs is completely upholstered in beige fabric. Rests on three square tapered front legs with spade feet and square canted rear legs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
multiple-seating furniture
mahogany (wood)
Hepplewhite
Mahogany
Hepplewhite
Sofa

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

31 5/8 x 53 1/2 x 21 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.441AB

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)