Side chair

1765–75


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 97.2 x 63.5 x 57.2 cm (38 1/4 x 25 x 22 1/2 in.) Height x width (Seat): 16 7/8 in. (42.9 cm)

Accession Number

RES.27.81

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Mate to Res 27.78-81.

Inscription

On front of slip seat: "III"
Four small punch marks on bottom of rear rail.
An upside-down "7" in chalk on inside of left seat rail.

Provenance

James Swan (1754-1830); by descent in the family to the donors; Gift of Mary W. Bartol, John W. Bartol, and Abigail W. Clark, 1927 (Accession Date September 8, 1927)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary W. Bartol, John W. Bartol, and Abigail W. Clark