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Side chair

Side chair
Side chair
Side chair
Title
Side chair
Date 
1755-1790
Medium 
Mahogany; beech, pine; textile
Dimensions 
overall: 37 1/2 x 24 x 22 in.
Description 
Mahogany Chippendale side chair; back with serpentine leaf-carved crest rail with scrolled ears and pierced splat with central diamond surrounded by scrolls; trapezoidal seat frame with gadrooned skirt and slip seat upholstered in red damask supported by four rounded corner blocks; leaf-carved cabriole legs with ball-and-claw feet in front.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Louise Stafford Gilder
Object Number 
1983.56a
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group