State House Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1797

GUSN

GUSN-55320

Description

Bergere chair. Mahogany, ash, leather. Back curves into arms. Columnar turned arms; leather-upholsetered seat cushion, back, and arms. Columnar front legs; flared rear legs. All legs terminate into casters.

Details

Descriptive Terms

desk chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
ash (wood)
leather
mahogany (wood)
Empire (style)
Mahogany
Ash
Leather
Empire
Chair, Desk

Associated Building

Original To Massachusetts State House (Boston, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.777

Related Items

Title Candlesnuffer Accession Number 1969.3647

Maker

Bright, George, 1726-1805 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

32 1/8 x 24 1/8 x 21 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.777.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)