Salem, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States Portsmouth, Rockingham county, New Hampshire, United States ca. 1800–1810
Height, left chair: 43 1/4 in.; Width, left chair: 26 1/2 in.; Height, right chair: 44 3/4 in.; Width, right chair: 26 1/2 in.
Sack catalogue description: Assembled pair of Sheraton mahogany Martha Washington armchairs or lolling chairs, bulbous ring-turned castered legs, molded arm supports with molding continuing to turnings; serpentine arms and crest, the chairs have minor variations but are unquestionably by the same maker. Salem, Massachusetts or Portsmouth, New Hampshire. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 4, p. 885, pl. P3563.
Assembled pair of Sheraton mahogany Martha Washington armchairs or lolling chairs
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style Furniture -- United States
Furniture--United States Decoration and ornament--
lolling chairs (AAT) Martha Washington chairs (AAT)
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Sack, November 1972 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.