Lolling chair

Published/Created:
Portsmouth, Rockingham county, New Hampshire, United States
ca. 1800–1815
Physical Description:
41 x 25 1/2 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; satinwood
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany Martha Washington armchair, beautifully shaped incurvate hoop arms with bulbous reeded arm supports, serpentine seat frame flanked by cylindrical satinwood veneered plinths; bulbous reeded legs, serpentine crest, fine color.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 5, p. 1287, pl. P4210.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany Martha Washington armchair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style
Furniture -- United States
Topics:
Furniture--United States
Decoration and ornament--
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4210
Genre:
lolling chairs (AAT)
Martha Washington 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, May 1976
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:
10969647
PID:
digcoll:845374