Side chair

Published/Created:
Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States
ca. 1750–1760
Physical Description:
Height: 42 1/4 in.
Materials:
walnut
Notes:
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.
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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.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne walnut side chair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style
Furniture -- United States
Topics:
Furniture--United States
Decoration and ornament--
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6277
Genre:
side chairs (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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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, 1990
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:
10969939
PID:
digcoll:845413