Medium: Mahogany, cane
Dates:second quarter 19th century
Dimensions: 43 x 35 3/4 x 35 3/8 in. (109.2 x 90.8 x 89.9 cm)
Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Accession Number: 2011.58.1
Catalogue Description: Mahogany and cane easy chair (Butaca) with curved, inverted 'U' shaped legs. Tall mahogany easy chair with continuous curved back and seat, curved and notched top crest rail, on each side at front upper corner of crest a mahogany and cane long ear- shaped wing. Slight incline to back curving down to a wide, ample seat with scalloped seat rail. At midpoint of back stiles on either side, a thick, horizontal armrest attached to seat base with an upright, short, turned support, legs consist of a continuous inverted 'U' shape on either side with a turned stretcher at rear and front. Old cane on side wings, new cane on main body.