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Side chair

about 1760


Object Place: Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 94.8 cm (37 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1977.876

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Inscription

"V" incised on front rail. "II" incised on seat frame.

Provenance

Elizabeth Greenleaf Pope, daughter of William Greenleaf, m. Samuel Eliot and later m. Edward Pope; to daughter Elizabeth (Eliot) Ritchie, m. John I. Ritchie; to son Edward Samuel Ritchie, m. Abigail Russel Pope; to daughter Eliza Eliot Ritchie, m. Henri Louis Marindin; to son Frederick Ritchie Marindin; loan to MFA in 1929, given to MFA 1977

Credit Line

Gift of heirs of F. Ritchie Marindin