Roundabout chair

Roundabout chair
Title
Roundabout chair
Date 
1760-1790
Medium 
Mahogany
Dimensions 
Overall: 32 1/2 x 21 x 21 in. ( 82.6 x 53.3 x 53.3 cm )
Description 
Mahogany Chippendale roundabout or corner chair; back has scrolled crest rail, serpentine arms with flat round ends, turned columnar stiles and solid vase-shaped splats; square seat with upholstered slip seat, under-slip seat with circular cut-out for chamber pot, and deep rails with central projecting semicircular pendant; three front cabriole legs with shell carving at knee and ball and claw feet, turned rear leg.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Catherine Augusta De Peyster
Object Number 
1911.92
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group