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Side chair


Object number

RIF4937

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Overall: 44 1/4 21 18 in. (112.395 53.34 45.72 cm)

Date

1730–50

Current location

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Geography

Probably made in Boston, Massachusetts, Possibly made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Dr. Martha M. Eliot (1891–1978), Cambridge, Massachusetts; given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, 1977

Associated names

Dr. Martha M. Eliot

See also


Bibliography

Joan Pearson Watkins Revocable Trust, "A Decade of Collecting American Decorative Arts and Sculpture at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston," Antiques 120, no. 3 (September 1981): 598, pl. 10.