Rocking chair

1989
Sam Maloof (American, 1916–2009)


Object Place: Alta Loma, California, United States

Dimensions

115.57 x 63.5 x 111.76 cm (45 1/2 x 25 x 44 in.)

Accession Number

2000.693

Medium or Technique

Maple; ebony

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Seating and beds

Large rocker with straight front legs, shaped arms, saddle seat, seven spindles in back; pointed stiles and large, shaped crest rail.

Inscription

Marked under seat: "No. 24, 1989 / Sam Maloof A. C. C. ©"

Provenance

After 1989, purchased by Nathaniel T. Dexter (d. 1999), Boston, Massachusetts; 2000, bequeathed to the Museum (Accession date: June 21, 2000).

Credit Line

Gift of the Nathaniel T. Dexter Fine Arts Trust

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.