Requires Photography

Deaccessioned December 19, 2013

Side chair

1765–75


Object Place: Boston or North Shore, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 95.3 x 54 x 44.5 cm (37 1/2 x 21 1/4 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1976.59

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, white pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Inscription

" B PROCTOR" branded on inside of back seat rail.

Provenance

Probably owned originally by Benjamin Proctor, whose name is branded on the inside of the back seat rail; 1976, sold by Richard Raymond, Brimfield Antiques, Brimfield, MA to the MFA (Accession date: January 4, 1976); December 19, 2013, deaccessioned by the MFA.

Credit Line

Frank B. Bemis Fund