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Campeche chair

1820–1840


Object Place: Mexico

Dimensions

Overall: 91.4 × 64.8 × 68.6 cm (36 × 25 1/2 × 27 in.)

Accession Number

2017.494

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, tooled leather upholstery

On View

C. Kevin and G. Barrie Landry Gallery (Gallery 126)

Classifications

Seating and beds

Provenance

2017, estate of a private collection, Palm Beach, Florida; March 25, 2017, sale (consigned by a Palm Beach estate), Brunk Auctions, Asheville, North Carolina, lot 732, to the MFA. (Accession date: May 24, 2017)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by The Seminarians in recognition of its 50th anniversary and in honor of its founders: Bea and Tony Edgar, Mary and Peter Grote, Lillie and Ned Johnson, Betsy and Wally McMeel, Judy and Skip Robinson, Eleanor and Hank Schnabel, and Joan and Lou Wislocki