Rawhide seat slat back chair. Flattened posts and shaped to form rabbit ears. Graduated shaped slats. Marks on each post made when the maker measured to place slats and stretchers. Shaped legs to form feet. Has RA in red paint on left post.
35.31 x 15.25 x 19 in. (89.69 x 38.74 x 48.26 cm)
Place of Origin
La Grange (Fayette County, Tex.)
Gift to Winedale Historical Complex from Judge Ike J. Petras and Judge Henry J. Schovajsa, 1966.
Artisan or Artist
hides and skins ; wood ; chairs
Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- biological material -- animal material -- collagenous material -- hide (collagenous material) ; Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- biological material -- plant material -- wood (plant material) ; Objects Facet -- Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name) -- Furnishings (Hierarchy Name) -- furnishings (artifacts) -- furniture -- seating furniture -- single seating furniture -- chairs (furniture forms) -- side chairs