State House Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1810-1830

GUSN

GUSN-55321

Description

Bergere chair with back that 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 Person

Bradlee, Josiah, 1778-1860
Bradlee, James Bowdoin, 1813-1872
Codman, Sarah Fletcher (Bradlee), 1842-1922

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1969.778

Maker

Attributed to Bright, George, 1726-1805 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

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

1969.777.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

Related Items

Title Lemonade Sipper Spoon Accession Number 1969.3646