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Side chair, one of four side chairs from a Rococo revival parlor set

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Cabriole front legs with leaf carving at feet and knees. Shaped back legs, round in section. casters on front feet. INverted egg-shaped back, upholstered. Pierced and carved crest, central deeply carved flowers on a shaped shield, flanked by "S"-scrolls, seed pods. Shaped front seat rail...

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Provenance

Donor purchased the object from the estate of Hazel Leonard, Seekonk, MA

Credit Line

Gift of John Fenn Brill

1850–70

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 101 x 48.9 x 57.2 cm (39 3/4 x 19 1/4 x 22 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1982.483

Medium or Technique

Rosewood

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds