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Side chair

about 1790-1810


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 93.3 x 53.3 x 47 cm (36 3/4 x 21 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.226

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Side chair with ellipitical back, reeded frame; splat is shaped with five vertical piercings above and below a central horizontal band with flutes and rosette carving. The front rail is shaped; the chair has been reupholstered. Four molded tapering legs.

Provenance

Early history unknown; 1941, gift of Miss Alice Walton (Accession Date April 10, 1941)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Alice Walton