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1 of a Pair of Side Chairs

Object Number: 
1920.95a
Date: 
1820-1850
Medium: 
Maple, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 32 x 16 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. ( 81.3 x 41.9 x 34.3 cm )
Description: 
Maple side chair painted black with yellow highlights; arched slat crest rail and slat; flattened front faces of stiles; rush seat; turned legs with tapered ends joined by pairs of turned stretchers. Maple side chair painted black with yellow trim; arched slat crest rail and slat; flattened front faces of stiles; rush seat; on turned legs with tapered ends joined by pairs of turned stretchers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group