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Side chair

1765–75


Object Place: Boston or North Shore, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 95.3 x 54 x 44.5 cm (37 1/2 x 21 1/4 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1976.58

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, white pine

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Inscription

" B PROCTOR" branded on inside of back seat rail.

Provenance

Probably owned originally by Benjamin Proctor [see note 1]. 1976, sold by Richard Raymond, Brimfield Antiques, Brimfield, MA to the MFA. (Accession Date January 14, 1976)

NOTES:
[1] Benjamin Proctor's name is branded on the inside of the back seat rail.

Credit Line

Frank B. Bemis Fund