Easy chair

Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1750–1760
Physical Description:
45 1/2 x 31 1/2 x 30 1/2 in.
Materials:
maple
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne maple wing chair of rare small scale, pointed knees, the seat frame was designed to be partly exposed as it is now upholstered; bold curved cabriole legs, turned stretchers, mellow rudy patina. Purchased from Julie Rhodes, New Bedford, Massachusetts; ex-collection Israel Sack, Inc., 1939; 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. 5, p. 1351, pl. P4337. Journal/Periodical: The Magazine Antiques (March 1941): p. 128.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne maple wing chair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4337
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, October 1976
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:
10982337
PID:
digcoll:846080