Side chair

Title:
Side chair
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Mahogany, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 34 1/4 x 19 x 17 1/2 in. ( 87 x 48.3 x 44.4 cm )
Description: 
Mahogany Federal side chair; square back with pierced rectangular splat with four ribs radiating from central column with drapery festoons on either side; rounded trapezoidal seat upholstered over the rail with black horsehair; square front legs with stringing and slight curve near bottom; slightly swept back rear legs.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Elsie Dwight Alling in memory of Samuel Bayard Dod, father of Isabel G. Dod
Object Number: 
1944.224a
Gallery Label: 
This chair once belonged to Samuel McCulloh, maternal great-grandfather of Isabel G. Dod.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group