Side chair

1790–95
Carving attributed to Samuel McIntire (American, 1757–1811)


Object Place: Probably Salem, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 95.3 x 57.2 x 45.7 cm (37 1/2 x 22 1/2 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1175

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, modern upholstery, pine corner blocks

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Provenance

Possibly descended from Governor James Sullivan (1744-1808) of Massachusetts to Lamont, Rosenthal, and Smith Families; gift to MFA from those families (Accession Date: May 24, 2006)

Credit Line

Gift of the Lamont, Rosenthal, and Smith Families