Illustrated FURNITURE Glossary
On display in 2005 at the Fairmount Park Woodford House, Philadelphia
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Chippendale style 1750-1780, but note that the trifid feet are usually associated with Queen Anne style, whereas the rest of the settee is Rococo in style.
Settees - usually shorter than sofas, though some longer models with openwork wooden backs are also given the name