Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1740-1760

GUSN

GUSN-740

Description

Pierced splat, scrolled and carved crest, carved scroll on shoe, lion's head on knees, hairy paw feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
beech (wood)
carving (processes)
mahogany (wood)
textiles
upholstering
Chippendale
hairy paw feet
figure- and animal-derived motifs
lion
heads (representations)
scrollwork
Mahogany
Beech
Carved
Chippendale
Scrolled
Lion
Hairy Paw Feet
Unidentified Textile
Upholstered
Feet
CHAIR

Inscription

Modern paper tag on right rear leg: Frothingham

Associated Building

Used At Lyman Estate (Waltham, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

R.55.52

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

39.5 x 25.5 x 24 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1980.220.2