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Rare Queen Anne Wing Chair
This more diminutive wing chair shows an unconventional yet successful form less consistent with it's city cousins. A flat crest is flanked by serpentine wings ending in slightly scrolled arms. The front of the seat has a slight bow shape over cabriole legs terminating in pad feet.
Materials and Techniques:
Walnut, oak, mulberry and red pine group.
There is wear consistent with age and a quarter-inch chip of the back right-facing foot is missing.
Date: c. 1740.
Once owned by the Dashiell estate from Slaughter Beach, DE. The Dashiell family arrived in Glouster County, VA, in the mid seventeenth century. Members of the family later moved to Dorchester and Wicomico counties in Maryland.
Dimensions: Width 36.5" | Height 44" | Depth 17" | Seat Height 17" Without cushion 19" With cushion