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Balloon-back side chair from the home of Robert Smalls

Unidentified1875

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Washington, D.C., United States

A Victorian balloon-back side chair, of walnut, with carved shoulder above open back and upholstered over-the-rail seat, demi-arms; seat upholstered in alternating gold brocade and plain gold striped pattern, raised on cabriole legs.

Details

  • Title: Balloon-back side chair from the home of Robert Smalls
  • Creator: Unidentified
  • Date Created: 1875
  • Physical Dimensions: 34 x 19 x 19 in. (86.4 x 48.3 x 48.3 cm)
  • Subject Keywords: Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877), American South, Domestic life
  • Medium: walnut

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