Requires Photography

Sofa

about 1823-1827


Object Place: Probably Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 81.3 x 201.9 x 54.6 cm (32 x 79 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1979.48

Medium or Technique

Mahogany; ash, birch, Eastern white pine, fragment of original under-upholstery.

On View

Gail and Ernst von Metzsch Gallery (Gallery 225A)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Provenance

Grandmother of Bailey Aldrich; 1927 inherited by her daughter, Eleanor L. Aldrich; to son, Judge Bailey Aldrich, as executor of Eleanor Aldrich's estate; 1979 purchased by MFA from Judge Bailey Aldrich

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund