Wing Chair, Queen Anne, Boston

Wing Chair, Queen Anne, Boston, Image 1

A fine Massachusetts Queen Anne upholstered walnut easy chair [or wing chair], featuring arched crest and rolled arms on cabriole legs and pad feet. Set with fine blue damask reversible conservation upholstery by Leroy Graves of Williamsburg.

Date: 1745-1755

Measurement: Height: 48"; seat height: 17"; width: 32.25"; depth: 25"

Material: Walnut and maple with maple and pine secondary woods.

Condition: Frame in overall excellent condition; feet with scattered repairs and restorations; fracture to a front ankle repaired; wear and minor imperfections to feet commensurate with age and use.

Literature: : Illustrated in "Living With Antiques", The Magazine Antiques, August 1984, pages 324-330.