Armchair

Published/Created:
Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States
ca. 1760–1780
Physical Description:
38 1/2 x 25 1/2 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale mahogany ladder-back armchair with hooped arms, molded stiles and ears, mellow light brown color.
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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. 438, pl. 1090. Book: Wallace Nutting, Furniture Treasury, 1st ed., 3 vols. (Framingham, Mass.: Old American Company Publishers, 1928–33), vol. 2, n.p., fig. 2257.
Variant Titles:
Chippendale mahogany ladder-back armchair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Chippendale
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2580
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 Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, December 1968
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 9869 box 3 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10984030
PID:
digcoll:846699