Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1715-1725

GUSN

GUSN-5082

Description

Carved and scalloped crest rail with secondary horizontal cross piece supported by turned and blocked stiles with bulbous finials; upholstered center back and seat; turned and blocked frontal legs; raked-back rear legs; carved medial stretcher; two rectangular stretchers on each side and one on back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
carving (processes)
silk (textile)
walnut (wood)
walnut (wood)
William and Mary
Walnut
Silk
Carved
William and Mary
CHAIR

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

46.75 x 17.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.486