Sofa

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-63543

Description

Assymetrical daybed. Scrolled head is higher than foot. Scrolled feet. Yellow.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sofas
multiple-seating furniture
mahogany (wood)
marquetry
pine (wood)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
Second Empire
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
pine (wood)
Cygnus (genus)
Marquetry
Mahogany
Bird
Flower
Tulip Poplar
Pine
Empire
Cornucopia
Swan
Sofa

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

P1112

Maker

Possibly Pottier & Stymus Manufacturing (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Dimensions

38.375 x 71.5 x 24 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1987.932

Places

New York state (United States)