Chair

 
Chair
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  • Title :     Chair
  • Artist:     Christopher Dresser Designer Coalbrookdale Co. Maker
  • Accession:     TD1988.3.1
  • Country:     England Coalbrookdale Shropshire
  • Date:     1870
  • Dimensions:     Inches 52-1/2 17 19-1/2, Centimeters 133.4 43.2 49.5
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Furniture/Furniture Design , Metal/Metal Design , Mythology
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1988.3.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Black painted cast iron chair with modern mahogany seat, chair back executed with raised and recessed floral pattern and roundel depicting the Greek god Boreas. There is evidence of white or silver paint (radiator paint?) underneath the black paint.