Carver chair

Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1650–1690
Physical Description:
Height: 43 1/2 in.; Width: 23 in.; Diameter, posts: 2 1/2 in.
Materials:
Ash; maple
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Great Pilgrim ash and maple Carver armchair with heavy turned posts, sausage spindles, turned arm rests. One of the boldest Pilgrim chairs to have come on the market in recent years; formerly in the collection of Dwight Blaney, pioneer collector.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 427, pl. 1066.
Variant Titles:
Pilgrim ash and maple Carver armchair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Mannerist style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Mannerist
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2511
Genre:
armchairs (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, December 1968
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:
10992228
PID:
digcoll:1024780