Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1760-1790

GUSN

GUSN-55984

Description

Chippendale side chair; straight legs with beaded edges; side stretchers with corresponding beading; medium stretcher with corresponding beading and rear stretcher. Flared rectangular seat with beading. Shaped rear stiles with scrolled ears. Shaped crest rail. Pierced splat fitted into molded shoe.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
mahogany (wood)
upholstering
wood (plant material)
Chippendale
Mahogany
Upholstered
Chippendale
Chair

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

37.5 x 21.125 x 16.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Huntly H. Gilbert

Accession Number

1963.344A

Places

Connecticut (United States)