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1 of a set of 4 side chairs

Object Number: 
1934.159c
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Rosewood, oak, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 34 1/2 x 17 1/2 x 20 in. ( 87.6 x 44.4 x 50.8 cm )
Description: 
Rosewood Rococo Revival side chair; rounded open back with leaf-carved crest rail with lozenge-shaped hole in center, and shaped slat with carving similar to that of crest rail; seat with serpentine edge upholstered over the rail with gold-colored damask; front seat rail carved with leaf and scroll decoration; cabriole front legs with leaf-carved knees and scroll feet; slightly back swept rear legs.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isabella Vaché Cox
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group