Armchair

Published/Created:
Newburyport, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1770–1780
Physical Description:
Height: 37 1/2 in.; Width, arms: 25 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale mahogany armchair with Gothic interlaced splat, square legs with serpentine molding, serpentine scooped arms; arm supports with scrolled base in the manner of Joseph Short.
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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. 342, pl. 849.
Variant Titles:
Chippendale mahogany armchair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Chippendale
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2253
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, June 1966
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 pointer:
10984013
OID:
11879710
PID:
digcoll:847465

Number of Pages: 2
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