Side chair, one of four side chairs from a Rococo revival parlor set
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Overall: 101 x 48.9 x 57.2 cm (39 3/4 x 19 1/4 x 22 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
The Heide Family Galleries (Gallery 238B)
Cabriole front legs with leaf carving at feet and knees. Shaped back legs, round in section. casters on front feet. INverted egg-shaped back, upholstered. Pierced and carved crest, central deeply carved flowers on a shaped shield, flanked by “S”-scrolls, seed pods. Shaped front seat rail with shallow floral carving.
Donor purchased the object from the estate of Hazel Leonard, Seekonk, MA
Gift of John Fenn Brill