Side chair

1790–1800


Object Place: Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Eighteenth-Century American Arts No. 93

Dimensions

Overall: 97.8 x 54.9 x 48.3 cm (38 1/2 x 21 5/8 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

39.133

Medium or Technique

Mahogany with inlay, maple

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Inscription

On inside of rear seat rail in pencil: "1"

Provenance

Said to have descended from the Pierce and Welch families of Boston; purchased from Miss Katrina Kipper for $825 (for the pair) for the "The M. and M. Karolik Collection of 18th century American Arts." (Accession Date January 19, 1939)

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts