Side chair

Object Number: 
1911.89a
Date: 
1780-1810
Medium: 
Mahogany, pine
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 1/2 x 21 x 21 in. ( 92.7 x 53.3 x 53.3 cm )
Description: 
Mahogany Chippendale side chair; square back with 5 vertical slats, trapezoidal slip seat, square legs with side, rear, and medial stretchers; triangular front corner blocks, quarter-round rear blocks.
Gallery Label: 
This chair relates to a group of similar chairs found in Connecticut, New Jersey, Long Island, and Upstate New York.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Catherine Augusta De Peyster
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group