Side chair

Object Number: 
1944.196
Date: 
1730-1760
Medium: 
Maple
Dimensions: 
Overall: 41 x 22 3/4 x 18 1/4 in. ( 104.1 x 57.8 x 46.4 cm )
Description: 
Black-painted maple Queen Anne side chair; crook back with yoke-shaped crest rail and vase-shaped splat; trapezoidal splint seat with corner blocks; turned front legs with Spanish feet, turned front stretcher with ball between two reels, molded side stretchers and plain rear stretcher.
Gallery Label: 
The donor purchased this chair from J. Salzburg of Ipswich, MA. The chair appears to retain an early coat of black paint.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Provenance: 
Purchased by donor in August 1921 from J. Salzberg, Ipswich, Mass.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group