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Side chair (one of a pair)

1760–75

Possibly by Benjamin Randolph, American, 1721–1791 American


Dimensions

Overall: 97.8 cm (38 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.602a

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

On View

Regional Styles in Middle Colonies Gallery (Gallery 134)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture , Seating and Beds

Inscription

Paper label on inside of rear rail: All SORTS of / CABINET- / AND / CHAIR-WORK / MADE and SOLD by / BENJN. RANDOLPH, / At the Sign of the Golden Ball, / in Chestnut-Street, PHILADELPHIA.

Provenance

Mrs. Du Villard, purchased by Maxim Karolik, given to the MFA as part of the M & M Karolik Collection in 1941.

Credit Line

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