Armchair

about 1800
Possibly by Duncan Phyfe (American (born in Scotland), 1770–1854)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 88.6 x 55.9 x 61 cm (34 7/8 x 22 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

27.593

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine, oak

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Scrolled and carved Directoire back with reeded uprights & cross-bar supporting two x-splats centered with rosettes. Reeded curved arms with reeded, turned and carved arm supports. Reeded tapering front legs terminating in beaded brass mounts on casters.

Provenance

Gift of S. Richard Fuller in memory of his wife, Lucy Derby Fuller (Accession Date: November 3, 1927)

Credit Line

Gift of S. Richard Fuller in memory of his wife, Lucy Derby Fuller