Side chair

about 1860


Object Place: New York, New York

Dimensions

Other: 95.3 cm (37 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.64.3

Medium or Technique

Rosewood

On View

Dr. Lawrence H. and Roberta Cohn Gallery (Gallery 235)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

“Belter”-type. Elaborately carved open-work frame for shaped upholstered back, yellow damask, slightly curved seat, carved front rail & cabriole legs with leafy scroll feet on casters. Veneered side rails & back.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Homer B. Richardson (through Mesdames John Harper and A. Clark Woodard)