Object Place: Salem, Massachusetts
105.73 x 48.26 x 42.86 cm (41 5/8 x 19 x 16 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Maple, oak, black ash; reproduction upholstery
Manning House (Gallery LG36)
This chair and the example nearby are upholstered with reproduction serge, a durable, twilled fabric often used on seating furniture in the seventeenth century.
By 1978, in the collection of the dealer Roger Bacon of Exeter, New Hampshire; anonymous gift in memory of Ralph Lowell, President of the Museum of Fine Arts, 1951-1968; September, 1978.
Anonymous gift in memory of Ralph Lowell, President of the Museum of Fine Arts, 1951-1968