19th C. "Innovative" American Rocking Chair

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Handsome tufted upholstery in russet painted canvas covering a continuous back and seat with padded armrests, the whole raised on pitted-tubular brass scrolls ending on wooden rockers. See David A. Hanks, "Innovative Furniture in America from 1800" for discussion of similar chair by Berg and Hoffman, 1867 patent.
Details
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
19th Century
Period
19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Wood
Upholstery
Metal
Condition
In very good condition. Upholstery all intact however, wear to seat and arms. Minor nicks to metal and patination.
Dealer Location
San Francisco, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
1104078058996
Address
Southall Antiques
1981 Broadway
San Francisco CA 94109
US
(415) 857-4709
1stdibs Dealer since 2005 Located in San Francisco, CA
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