- School & Youth
- Get Involved
Klismos side chair; 4 tapered saber legs, 2 front legs have reeded shaping on front face. Rectangular seat frame w/ slightly flared sides, presently upholstered. Curved stiles have molded edges and support a deeply molded "swag". Rectangular crest rail w/ central rectangular raised medallion flanked by rectangular blocks bearing foliate carving.
chairs (furniture forms)
wood (plant material)
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.),
33.625 x 18.375 x 16.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Gift of Edmund Quincy