Side chair

1790–95
Carved by Samuel McIntire (American, 1757–1811)


Object Place: Salem, Massachusetts

Catalogue Raisonné

Randall 166

Dimensions

Overall: 100 x 47 x 55.2 cm (39 3/8 x 18 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

23.29

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine, ash, cherry, possibly ebony

On View

Richard and Mary B. Saltonstall Gallery (Gallery 121B)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts