Side chair

1760–1800


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 94.6 x 54.6 x 45.7 cm (37 1/4 x 21 1/2 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

RES.41.65

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Out on Loan

On display at Paul Revere House, since June 8, 1950

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Inscription

Brass plate on back rail inscribed: "John Wendell, Albany--Judge Oliver Wendell, Boston."

Provenance

Brass plaque suggests an early ownership by John Wendell, Albany, and Judge Oliver Wendell, Boston; 1935, lent by Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes, November 22, 1935; 1941, made a gift from Mrs. Holmes (Accession Date December 11, 1941)

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes