Side Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-64973

Description

In the Japanese taste. Modified cloud-scroll crest rain with incised line beading, conforming stiles enclosing in circular upholstered splat flanked by carved dragon on left and crescent on right, and surmounting supporting crossbars. Over-upholstered square seat rails. Ring-turned frontal legs; rear legs square and slightly raked back. Reupholstered in modern pink-rose twill.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

side chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Japonaiserie
Chair
Dragon
Japonais
Chair

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35.25 x 19.5 x 18.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.439

Places

Probably New York state (United States)
Probably