Armchair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1793-1797

GUSN

GUSN-55304

Description

Armchair with shield-shaped upholstered back; arm supports and legs have stop-fluted decoration. Stripped to original under-upholstery.

Details

Descriptive Terms

armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
mahogany (wood)
ash (wood)
upholstery
Federal
Mahogany
Upholstered
Federal
Ash
Chair

Associated Building

Original To Lyman Estate (Waltham, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Settee Accession Number 1966.116.1
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Title Armchair Accession Number 1967.129
Title Armchair Accession Number 1966.120

Maker

Possibly Hains, Adam, 1768-1820 + (Furniture worker)
Possibly Bertault, George, 1793 (Upholsterer)

Location of Origin

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

33 3/4 x 23 1/4 x 19 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the children of Arthur and Susan Cabot Lyman

Accession Number

1966.119

Places