Easy chair

Creator:
Gaines, John, II, 1677-ca. 1750 (school of)
Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1740–1750
Physical Description:
48 x 36 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; maple
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne mahogany and maple wing chair showing the influence of the early Spanish foot prototypes yet attaining the finesse of Queen Anne designing, school of John Gaines; the Gaines' influence is apparent in the use of the pillow-roll arm support and the bulbous turned side stretchers.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 377, pl. 952.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne mahogany and maple wing chair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2532
Genre:
easy 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 Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, February 1967
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 9689 box 1 tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10982256
PID:
digcoll:846048