Armchair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1793-1797

GUSN

GUSN-55307

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
Chair

Associated Person

Lyman, Theodore, 1753-1839

Associated Building

Original To Lyman Estate (Waltham, Mass.),

Maker

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

Location of Origin

Philadelphia, PA, USA

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

1966.122

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)

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