One of a pair of side chairs

One of a pair of side chairs
Title
One of a pair of side chairs
Date 
ca. 1855-1860
Medium 
Rosewood, textile
Dimensions 
Overall: 33 3/4 x 17 1/2 x 16 in. ( 85.7 x 44.4 x 40.6 cm )
Description 
Oval-back side chairs with floral marquetry inlay, laminated back; round seat with oval inlay on seat rail, curving front legs and splayed rear legs.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. George W. Cane
Object Number 
1952.88a
Gallery Label 
According to the donor, this chair and its mate were used in the New York City home of her parents. A similar chair is in the collections of the Brooklyn Museum (1990.197).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group