Side Chair

English
about 1875
Probably designed by Bruce Talbert (Scottish, 1838–1881), Probably made by Gillow and Company (Lancaster, 1728–1962), Probably uppholstered by Cecil Millar


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

85.72 cm (33 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1985.699

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Seating and beds

English cherry (?) and various inlaid woods, oil gilding and upholstery. Shaped crest rail with carved decoration connects two turned stiles with carved and inlaid decoration and partial gilding. Back splat is fitted with upholstered back support. Seat rails are decorated with carved and stained banding;turned front legs with bands of inlay and partial gilding. Front legs are co nnected to splayed back legs by stretchers of two semi circles. (one of a pair, with 1985.700)

Credit Line

Gift of John H.J. Lewis