Carved by Samuel McIntire (American, 1757–1811)
Object Place: Salem, Massachusetts
Overall: 100 x 47 x 55.2 cm (39 3/8 x 18 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Mahogany, pine, ash, cherry, possibly ebony
Richard and Mary B. Saltonstall Gallery (Gallery 121B)
Made for Elias Hasket Derby; inherited by his daughter, Madam Elizabeth Derby (Mrs. Nathaniel West), through whom they descended to Miss Codman (Mrs. Maxim Karolik). From Derby House, Peabody. Lent by Miss Martha C. Codman, May 25, 1921.
The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts