There are 2 other images of this object. This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the color darkslategrey black saddlebrown grey dimgrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

-0001

1926

  • We acquired this object.

2001

2015

2019

  • You found it!

Side Chair (USA), ca. 1840

This is a Side Chair. It is dated ca. 1840 and we acquired it in 1926. Its medium is mahogany veneered oak and ash (frame), solid mahogany (legs, arms, and back), brass (coasters). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 82.8 x 46.9 x 50.6cm (32 5/8 x 18 7/16 x 19 15/16in.)

It has the following markings

Cabinet-maker's mark: Split in seat rail over left rear leg.

Cite this object as

Side Chair (USA), ca. 1840; mahogany veneered oak and ash (frame), solid mahogany (legs, arms, and back), brass (coasters); H x W x D: 82.8 x 46.9 x 50.6cm (32 5/8 x 18 7/16 x 19 15/16in.); Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1926-22-491

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18312467/ |title=Side Chair (USA), ca. 1840 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=27 June 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>