Side chair (one of a pair)

1982
Jennie Alexander (John D. Alexander, Jr.) (born in 1930)


Object Place: Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Dimensions

82.55 x 39.37 x 45.08 cm (32 1/2 x 15 1/2 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1982.625

Medium or Technique

Hickory, oak, hickory inner bark

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Seating and beds

Round front legs taper slightly to foot, extended about 1” above seat rails round back legs, flattened on front above seat and curving back to form stiles. Two slats mortised and pegged into stiles. Eight round stretchers. Seat woven of 1/2” strips on bark.

Markings

Punchmark at top of PR front leg: square with curved line and dot (see file)

Provenance

1982, purchased from the maker through funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, Ethan Allen Inc., and the Robert Lehman Foundation (Accession date: December 8, 1982).

Credit Line

Purchased through funds donated by the National Endowment of the Arts, Ethan Allen Inc., and the Robert Lehman Foundation

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.