Armchair

Creator:
Gaines, John, III, 1704-1743, and Gaines, Thomas, 1740-1821 (school of)
Published/Created:
North Shore, Massachusetts, United States
Portsmouth, Rockingham county, New Hampshire, United States
ca. 1740–1760
Physical Description:
42 1/2 x 23 1/2
Materials:
maple
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne maple Spanish-foot armchair with ram's horn arm terminals, molded stiles and horned yoke crest, school of John and Thomas Gaines; the ram's horn arm terminals are rare and dramatic, relating to those on the Gaines masterpiece, illustrated in Sack, Fine Points of Furniture, Early American, p. 19.
Related objects: Book: Albert Sack, Fine Points of Furniture: Early American (New York: Crown Publishers, 1955), p. 19.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 6, p. 1501, pl. P4586.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne maple Spanish-foot armchair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4586
Genre:
armchairs (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, May 1978
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
10976 nc, cab4dw4 misc end tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10992399
OID:
12116993
PID:
digcoll:1024607

Number of Pages: 3
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