Dining Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1770-1790

GUSN

GUSN-50662

Description

Side chair, one of a pair. Poplar, ash, rush seat. Serpentine crest rail with flared ears over a vase-shaped splat and curved stiles. Trapezoidal rush seat. Baluster-turned front stretcher and double vase-turned side stretchers. Rests on block and baluster turned front legs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dining chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
ash (wood)
painting (coating)
poplar (wood)
rush (material)
rush (material)
Tulip Poplar
Ash
Rush
Painted
CHAIR, DINING

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

42 x 18 1/3 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.108.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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