Side chair (from a rococo revival parlor set)

1850–60


Object Place: Probably Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 92.7 x 47 x 62.2 cm (36 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1982.189

Medium or Technique

Walnut, orignial upholstery

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Provenance

By tradition, owned originally by Robert Roberts, a China-trade merchant of Medfield, Massachusetts; remained in the same house and descended to Laura Huntington Smith, 402 Main Street, Medfield; 1982, purchased from Miss Smith by the MFA (Accession date: March 10, 1982).

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund