Rocking chair

 
Rocking chair
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  • Title :     Rocking chair
  • Artist:     George Hunzinger Designer George Hunzinger and Son Maker
  • Accession:     XX1989.22
  • Country:     United States New York New York
  • Date:     1888
  • Dimensions:     Inches 44 25 30, Centimeters 111.8 63.5 76.2
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Furniture/Furniture Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1989.22.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Mahoganized birch rocking chair with patented spindle back and arms composed of flattened discs and stylized leaves all connected with horizontal wires running through the uprights along seat back and arms; green velvet upholstered seat; patented platform or spring mechanism composed of double springs and double hinges each connected to the base and the rocking chair.