Deaccessioned December 19, 2013
Sofa, or window seat
Object Place: New England
87.0 x 83.8 x 46.4 cm (34 1/4 x 33 x 18 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
This small sofa for a hall or window niche has a square frame with the top of the back slightly arched and the sides curving down. There is a reeded stop behind each arm, and the fluted arms curve down to a turned and reeded baluster. The oblong stiles are framed with double beads, and the tapered front legs are reeded on the front and outside. The square back legs taper slightly and can outwards.
By 1928, Dudley Leavitt Pickman [see note 1]; 1939, bequest of Pickman to the MFA (Accession date: October 11, 1939); December 19, 2013, deaccessioned by the MFA.
 Lent by Dudley Leavitt Pickman to the MFA July 13, 1928.
Bequest of Dudley Leavitt Pickman