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Side chairs, pair


Object number

RIF4076

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 98.425 cm. (38 3/4 in.); Height, seat: 43.82 cm (17 1/4 in.); Width: 50.8 cm (20 in.); Depth: 46.99 cm (18 1/2 in.); Depth, seat: 44.13 cm (17 3/8 in.)

Date

1790-1800

Current location

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); cherry (rails); birch (corner braces)

Inscriptions

"I" and "II," stamped with a chisel, on each splat shoe respectively

Style

Federal, Hepplewhite

Provenance

Lewine H. Russell; bequeathed to Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1999

Associated names

Lewine H. Russell

See also