Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-72426

Description

Chair with yoke shaped crest rail and pronounced carved ears. Shaped stiles with chamfered backs enclosing modified owls-eye pierced splat, cut-out, not carved. Flag shaped seat with figured horsehair covered slip seat. Marlborough legs with outside egde chamfered on front. Four plain rectangular stretchers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
cherry (wood)
horsehair
maple (wood)
oak (wood)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Chippendale
Chair
Oak
Cherry
Maple
Horsehair
Painted
Chippendale
Chair

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New England

Object Type

Furniture; Seating Furniture

Dimensions

33.5 x 19.875 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.618