Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1750-1850

GUSN

GUSN-57969

Description

Side chair. Maple legs, crest, and splat. Birch splat rail. Ash stretchers. Serpentine crest and stiles that taper upward. Vasiform splat. Rush seat. Turned stretchers. Block and turned front legs. Rests on Spanish feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
birch (wood)
graining
maple (wood)
wood (plant material)
Chippendale
maple (wood)
Grained
Chippendale
Maple
Birch
CHAIR

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

41 1/2 x 19 1/8 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.3063

Places

Massachusetts (United States)