Easy Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-55036

Description

Serpentine crest & front rail; half serpentine wings which break at the horizonally rolled arms, serpentine apron, square tapered front legs with string inlay (later casters), square canted rear legs (caster cups only) and marlborough legs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

easy chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
mahogany (wood)
Chippendale
Mahogany
Chippendale
CHAIR

Associated Building

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

Related Items

Title Chair Accession Number 1971.673

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

46 x 27.625 x 23.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.484

Places

New Hampshire (United States)