Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States ca. 1750–1760
Height: 42 1/4 in.
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne walnut side chair, the finely modeled crest rail with its four volutes flanking the shell completes a beautiful curvilinear composition that ranks with the finest expressions of the Philadelphia chairmaker's art, the condition and color of the chair are beyond criticism. On loan at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, by Mr. and Mrs. Allen R. A. Bradley, 1934–1935; ex-collection Charles K. Davis. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 10, p. 2563, pl. P6277. Exhibition catalogue: Loan Exhibition of Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Furniture and Glass, at the American Art Galleries (New York: Girl Scouts, Inc., 1929), no. 565.
Queen Anne walnut side chair
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style Furniture -- United States
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