Easy Chair with Slipcover

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-7569

Description

Heppelwhite style. Wing chair is supported by wide block legs with added casters. Wide over-upholstered serpentine skirt. Arms extend straight out from back and are surmounted by the wings which have a serpentine top conforming with back. Upholstered in lozenged patterned beige cotton. Covered by a 20th C. cotton slipcover in a wide floral stripe with green and orange tones.

Details

Descriptive Terms

easy chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
hardwood
upholstery
Hepplewhite
Hardwood
Upholstery
Hepplewhite
CHAIR, EASY

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

1949.460A,B

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

44 x 34 x 33 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.460AB