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Side chair

Back stiles rise from tapering curved-back legs to arched crest rail. Framed between stiles, crest rail and lower rail are two tangential pointed arches and inside each of these two elongated cut-out ogee arches. Light colored stringing defines arches and two quatrefoil shapes. Front seat...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

about 1840

Accession Number

1975.740

Medium or Technique

Rosewood, rosewood veneer, light-wood stringing; chestnut, and mahogany secondary woods

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds