Side chairs (2)

Object Number: 
1945.123ab
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Mahogany
Dimensions: 
overall: 33 1/2 x 19 x 20 in.
Description: 
Pair of mahogany neoclassical klismos-style side chairs; scroll back with scrolled tablet-shaped crest rail with horizontal veneered splat below; trapazoidal slip seat with caned seat below (upholstry and caning modern); saber front legs with raked rear legs.
Gallery Label: 
Belonged to Frederic de Peyster (1790-1882), 76 University Place, New York City.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Estelle de Peyster Hosmer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group