Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1825-1840

GUSN

GUSN-727

Description

Side chair. Mahogany, upholstery. Two slats, reeded stiles, rails, legs; needlework upholstery on seat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
gumwood (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
needlepoint (needleworking)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
textiles
upholstering
Empire (style)
maple (wood)
reeding
Mahogany
Maple
Tulip Poplar
Gumwood
Empire
Unidentified Textile
Needlework
Reeding
Upholstered
CHAIR

Inscription

On top front seat rail, pencil: A: [illegible] B: Mrs. Peck [? difficult to read]

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

33 7/8 x 18 1/8 x 20 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Huntly H. Gilbert

Accession Number

1963.343AB

Places

Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Probably New York state (United States)
Probably