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ID: 300040848
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300040848

 

Record Type: concept
sabre legs (<legs by form>, legs (furniture components), ... Components (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Furniture legs, curved like a cavalry sabre, square or round in section and tapering gently toward the base. Derived from the Greek klismos and much used on late 18th-century and early 19th-century chairs and sofas.
 
Terms:
sabre legs (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
sabre leg (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
legs, sabre (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
legs, scimitar (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
legs, Waterloo (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
sabre-legs (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
scimitar legs (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
Waterloo legs (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
sabelpoten (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
sabelpoot (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)
Säbelbeine (Möbelkomponenten) (C,U,German,D,PN)
Säbelbein (Möbelkomponente) (C,U,German-P,AD,SN)
patas de sable (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,PN)
pata de sable (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.PJ

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Components (hierarchy name)
.... Components (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of components (objects parts)
........ components (objects parts) (G)
Hierarchy of <components by specific context>
............ <components by specific context> (G)
Hierarchy of furnishings components
................ furnishings components (G)
Hierarchy of furniture components
.................... furniture components (G)
Hierarchy of <furniture legs and leg components>
........................ <furniture legs and leg components> (G)
Hierarchy of legs (furniture components)
............................ legs (furniture components) (G)
Hierarchy of <legs by form>
................................ <legs by form> (G)
Hierarchy of sabre legs
.................................... sabre legs (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Poten van meubels, die gebogen zijn als een cavaleriesabel, vierkant of rond in doorsnede zijn en geleidelijk taps toelopen naar het grondvlak. Afgeleid van de Griekse klismos en veel gebruikt aan laat 18e eeuwse en vroeg 19e eeuwse stoelen en sofa's. 
German ..... Möbelbein, geformt wie ein Kavalleriesäbel, von quadratisch oder rundem Querschnitt, verjüngt und sanft zum Boden gebogen. Aus dem griechischen Klismos abgeleitet und oft im späten 18. und frühen 19. Jahrhundert bei Stühlen und Sofas verwendet.  

Sources and Contributors:
legs, sabre............  [VP]
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
legs, scimitar............  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
legs, Waterloo............  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
pata de sable............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
..........................  TAA database (2000-)
patas de sable............  [CDBP-SNPC]
.............................  Comité, Plural del término en singular
Säbelbein (Möbelkomponente)............  [IfM-SMB-PK Preferred]
...............................................  Artis (1950) 26:23
...............................................  Bahns, Biedermeier-Möbel (1979) 31
...............................................  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/node/803044/revisions/1200918/view
Säbelbeine (Möbelkomponenten)............  [IfM-SMB-PK]
..................................................  AAT-Deutsch (2012-)
sabelpoot............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
....................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
....................  Hofstede, Meubelkunst (1989)
sabelpoten............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......................  Hofstede, Meubelkunst (1989)
sabre leg............  [VP]
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
sabre legs............  [VP Preferred]
.......................  Fairbanks and Bates, American Furniture (1981) 535
.......................  Fleming and Honour, Dictionary of the Decorative Arts (1977) 692
.......................  Hayward, World Furniture (1965) 311
.......................  Montgomery, American furniture: Federal Period (1966) 101
.......................  Oxford English Dictionary (1989)
.......................  Pain, Heritage of Country Furniture (1978) GLOS
.......................  Schwartz, Chairs, Tables, Sofas, Beds (1982) illustration, 447
.......................  Tomlin, English Furniture (1972)
.......................  Watson, History of Furniture (1976) illustration, GLOS, Curved form used in classical furn. & widely revived in c1800, esp. in chair design.
sabre-legs............  [VP]
.......................  Eriksen, Early Neo-Classicism in France (1974) 86
scimitar legs............  [VP]
..........................  Watson, History of Furniture (1976) GLOS
Waterloo legs............  [VP]
..........................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, IfM-SMB-PK, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Hofstede, Meubelkunst (1989)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Fleming and Honour, Dictionary of the Decorative Arts (1977)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Hofstede, Meubelkunst (1989)
German .......... [IfM-SMB-PK]
.......... IfM Berlin

 

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