Chair

Dutch (probably Amsterdam)
About 1745–55


Place of Creation: Amsterdam?, The Netherlands

Dimensions

120.65 cm (47 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

61.650

Medium or Technique

Walnut (legs, stiles); walnut veneer (seat rails)

On View

Angelica Lloyd Russell Gallery (Gallery 142)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Richly carved with rococo shells and foliage.

Provenance

By 1961, Julius Böhler, Munich; 1961, sold by Julius Böhler to the MFA for $1,000 [see note]. (Accession Date: September 20, 1961)

NOTE: Sold together with MFA accession no. 61.649.

Credit Line

William E. Nickerson Fund, No. 2