Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1850-1865

GUSN

GUSN-64793

Description

Gothic Revival style painted green with black accenting. Shaped crest rail with Gothic arch motif supported by rear posts with vase turning. Posts enclose four turned spindles and scalloped lower rail with small acorn drops. Wood frame with serpentine front encloses caned seat. Turned front legs terminate in small knobs, and turned front stretcher with case column and central disc elements. Four remaining stretchers are simply turned. Overall slender proportions. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
caning
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Chair
Pine
Painted
Caned
Chair

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture; Seating Furniture

Dimensions

33 1/2 x 16 1/2 x 14 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.447