Armchair

Armchair
Title
Armchair
Date 
1670-1700
Medium 
Wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 46 x 25 x 20 in. ( 116.8 x 63.5 x 50.8 cm )
Description 
Turned great chair with 3 spindles between 2 upper and 1 lower back rungs; turned stiles topped with acorn-shaped finials with reels below; ring turned arms have ring-turned supports capped with ball-shaped handles; arm supports continuous with front legs with bun feet; splint seat; front and side stretchers; bottom portion of both rear legs replaced.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mary Constance DuBois
Object Number 
1959.83
Gallery Label 
The rear legs of this chair have been pieced and other parts of the chair may be replacements. The wooden seat was replaced with a rush seat in 1959.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group