Armchair

Published/Created:
North Shore, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1740–1750
Physical Description:
44 1/2 x 24 in.
Materials:
maple
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne maple armchair, molded stiles and crest with horned yoke center, violin splat; finely shaped serpentine arms with rolled terminals, straight front seat with scrolled apron and original slip seat frame, square cabriole legs with incised line borders and ending in squared feet; turned stretchers, the chair retains a fine mellow honey brown patina and an excellent serpentine profile.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 800, pl. P3455.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne maple armchair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3455
Genre:
armchairs (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 1972
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:
10982290
PID:
digcoll:846063