A fine example of the Mount Lebanon, New York Shaker Chair Shop. Recently acquired from an old collection, it is in fine condition, retaining an original stain and varnish finish and gold transfer trademark label. This chair is ready for use. Old replaced woven cloth taped seat and back. Circa 1880 H. 38 1/4", seat h. 14 3/4".
SIDE CHAIR / Lambert Hitchcock (1795–1852), Hitchcocks-ville, Connecticut, 1826–1829, paint, bronze-powder stenciling, and gold leaf on wood with cane seat, 34 3/4 x 18 x 15 in., American Folk Art Museum, gift of the Historical Society of Early American Decoration, 58.29, photo by John Parnell