Armchair

Published/Created:
Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States
ca. 1760–1780
Physical Description:
40 1/2 x 30 1/2 in.
Materials:
walnut
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale walnut claw-and-ball foot four-shell armchair, the serpentine-shaped arms with powerfully rolled scrolled knuckle terminals are magnificently modeled, choice mellow brown patina.
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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. 2555, pl. P6263.
Variant Titles:
Chippendale walnut claw-and-ball foot four-shell armchair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style
Furniture -- United States
Topics:
Furniture--United States
Decoration and ornament--
Period/Style:
Chippendale
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6263
Genre:
armchairs (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, 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:
10969936
PID:
digcoll:845430