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Side chair

about 1790


Object Place: New England, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 93.3 x 54.6 x 53.3 cm (36 3/4 x 21 1/2 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

37.482

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, maple, pine

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Inscription

In graphite on inside of back rail "Faucon Cast..."

Provenance

Although said by the donor to have belonged to Governor Hutchinson of Massachusetts, the chairs date from a later generation. 1937, given as part of a set of 6 chairs to the Museum by Miss Catherine W. Faucon, of Milton and Cambridge, in 1937 (Accession Date: June 3, 1937).

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon