Chair

Object number
77.5.1
Creator
Goddard, John
Date
1740 – 1770
Description
Mahogany "Queen Anne" style side chair, (mid-Georgian). Shells on knees and crest rail; compass seat, ball-and-claw feet. Chair has its original red wool (moreen) upholstery which has a steam-pressed floral pattern. Marked "XXIIII" on the seat rail. Donor, Mrs. Stevens, descended from Peyton Hazard. Chair originally owned by Hazard Family of Newport, part of a set of at least 24 chairs. See #01.259 for another.
Materials
wood
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Edith S. Stevens
Object Type
side chairs
Subjects
Gliders (Outdoor furniture)
Hazard Family
Related People & Organizations
Goddard, John (associated)
Stevens, Edith S., Mrs. (associated)