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Vase-backed "York" side chair

about 1786–1795
David Coutant (or Coutong) (died about 1829)


Object Place: New York

Dimensions

Overall: 103.5 x 54.6 x 46.4 cm (40 3/4 x 21 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2017.1340

Medium or Technique

Painted wood

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Markings

Branded "COUTANT" on proper left side

Provenance

By 2012, Robert and Mary Lou Sutter, Hanson, MA; 2017, bequest of Robert and Mary Lou Sutter to the MFA. (Accession date: June 21, 2017)

Credit Line

Bequest of Robert C. and Mary Lou Sutter