One of a pair of side chairs

One of a pair of side chairs
Title
One of a pair of side chairs
Date 
1865-1875
Medium 
Rosewood, oak, textile
Dimensions 
Overall: 33 1/2 x 17 1/4 x 19 in. ( 85.1 x 43.8 x 48.3 cm )
Description 
Rosewood Elizabethan Revival side chair; spindle-back with crest rail carved with scrolls and foliage; horseshoe-shaped seat upholstered over the rail with grid-patterned textile; carving on skirt similar to carving on crest rail; turned, outswept front legs and plain, slightly outswept rear legs joined by a single turned stretcher in front, two plain, slender stretchers on either side, and one plain, slender stretcher in back.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Joan Harman Brown
Object Number 
1977.4b
Gallery Label 
According to information provided by the donor, this chair once belonged to the Mott family of Albany, New York, and originally came from England.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group