Armchair, man's (from a Rococo revival parlor set )
Object Place: Probably Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Overall: 110.5 x 66 x 81.9 cm (43 1/2 x 26 x 32 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
The Heide Family Galleries (Gallery 238B)
Cabriole legs with leaf carving at feet and knees. Shaped back legs, round in section. Casters on all four feet. Serpentine front seat rail with deeply carved floral motif. Shaped arm supports molded on front edge; upholstered back. Pierced and carved crest, deeply carved flowers on a shaped shield flanked by “S”-scrolls, seed pods.
Donor purchased the object from the estate of Hazel Leonard, Seekonk, MA
Gift of John Fenn Brill