Side chairs, pair

Published/Created:
Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States
ca. 1800–1810
Physical Description:
Height: 36 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Pair of Sheraton mahogany side chairs, the center splats are in the shape of a solid urn with drapery, acanthus and fluted carving with fleur de lis terminal; tapered legs. A chair of this design is illustrated in Montgomery, American Furniture, pl. 98.
Related objects: Book: Charles F. Montgomery, American Furniture: The Federal Period in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum (New York: Viking Press, 1966), pl. 98.
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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. 1073, pl. P3928.
Variant Titles:
Pair of Sheraton mahogany side chairs
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style
Furniture -- United States
Topics:
Furniture--United States
Decoration and ornament--
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3928
Genre:
side chairs (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 Creator:
Israel Sack, Inc
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
Israel Sack, Inc.
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, June 1974
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10319 cab2dr2 tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10969614
PID:
digcoll:845365