Roundabout chair

Roundabout chair
Title
Roundabout chair
Date 
1750-1790
Medium 
Walnut
Dimensions 
Overall: 23 x 20 x 20 in. ( 58.4 x 50.8 x 50.8 cm )
Description 
Walnut Queen Anne roundabout or corner chair; back has scrolled crest rail, serpentine arms with flat round ends, turned columnar stiles, and solid vase-shaped splats; quadrant, or semi-circular, seat (modern) with upholstered slip seat and deep rails; three cabriole front legs with slipper feet and one turned rear leg.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Irving S. Olds
Object Number 
1963.90
Gallery Label 
Chairs of this form were often designed as commode chairs.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group