Corner chair : detail of front leg

Published/Created:
Salem, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1750–1770
Physical Description:
30 1/4 x 28 1/2 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne San Domingan mahogany corner chair, one cabriole leg with pointed knee, pad foot and flaring trumpet platform; turned side and rear legs ending in pad feet with flaring trumpet platforms, cyma-scrolled aprons, interlaced splat; fine bronze patina, the careful craftmanship and the modeling from dense mahogany show the hand of a superior artisan. This chair descended in the Broughton family of Salem, Massachusetts and appears to be in the same hand as P3871 (lowboy).
Related objects: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 4, p. 1012, pl. P3871.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 4, p. 1013, pl. P3849.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne mahogany corner chair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3849
Genre:
corner chairs (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, October 1973
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 9689 box 1 tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10982314
OID:
11874056
PID:
digcoll:1024733

Number of Pages: 1
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