Armchair

Published/Created:
Salem, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1800–1810
Physical Description:
36 x 22 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany armchair, the four vertical splats with flaring acanthus-carved terminals in stippled background and rosette-carved centers, molded arm supports and molded tapered legs; fine nut brown patina. Numbers of sets of this pattern were fashioned in Salem but few armchairs exist.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1957, pl. P5279.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany armchair
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5279
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 1982
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10319 cab2dr2 tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10969779
OID:
11872193
PID:
digcoll:847609

Number of Pages: 2
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