Side chair

Creator:
Badlam, Stephen, 1751-1815 (attributed)
Published/Created:
Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1780–1800
Physical Description:
Height: 37 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany side chair, shield back with carved bellflower and dotted Gothic panel, mellow patina. Attributed to Steven Badlam; a signed Badlam side chair with identical motifs is illustrated in Sack, Fine Points of Furniture: Early American, p. 53.
Related objects: Book: Albert Sack, Fine Points of Furniture: Early American (New York: Crown Publishers, 1955), p. 53.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 1, p. 254, pl. 630.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite mahogany side chair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
1045
Genre:
side chairs (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, May 1963
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder cab1dr1 tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10970694
PID:
digcoll:845494