Armchair

1810–20


Object Place: New England or New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 87.9 x 51.1 x 51.1 cm (34 5/8 x 20 1/8 x 20 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1977.806

Medium or Technique

Painted wood, probably maple or birch, rush seat

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Provenance

Early history unknown; owned in the twentieth century by Viola Kneeland, Cape Porpoise, Maine; purchased from her by Marc J. Matz Antiques, Cambridge, Massachusetts; purchased from Matz Antiques by the Museum in December 1977 (Accession Date December 15, 1977).

Credit Line

Gift of David Stockman and H. E. Bolles Fund