Side chair


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts


Overall: 120.7 x 47 x 54.6 cm (47 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Maple, painted black, oak, and replaced leather upholstery

On View

Edward W. and L. Linder Lombard Gallery (Gallery 138A)


Seating and beds


Branded: "MANCIUS" on exterior of lower back rail


W. Mancius, probably Dr. Wilhelmus Manicius (1738-1808) of Kingston, New York, later moved to Albany, New York; June 12, 1982, Estate sale of Dr. & Mrs. James Beavis of Northford, Connecticut, Skinner Auctions, lot #96, to John Walton, dealer, Jewitt City, Connecticut, for Anne and Frederick Vogel III, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; 2016, gift of Anne and Frederick Vogel III to the MFA. (Accession date: November 9, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Anne H. and Frederick Vogel III