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Deaccessioned December 19, 2013

Bow-back Windsor armchair

late 18th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 96.5 cm (38 in.)

Accession Number

33.716

Medium or Technique

Oak , pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Bow-back Windsor with seven spindles, turned arms, legs, and stretchers

Provenance

19th century, Thomas Smith (b. 1796 - d. 1861) and Betsey Howes Smith (b. 1797), Chatham, MA; probably by descent to Kate Augustina Gould (b. 1871 - d. 1930), Chatham; 1933, bequeathed by Kate A. Gould to the MFA for use in the Chatham Historical Society (accession date: July 20, 1933); December 19, 2013, deaccessioned by the MFA for transfer to the Chatham Historical Society.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Kate A. Gould