Side chair

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