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Adjustable-back chair, No. 2342

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Originally purchased for a lodge in Maine; 2008, James D. Julia Inc., Fairfield, Maine; 2008, purchased by Bruce Barnes of the American Decorative Art 1900 Foundation, New York, New York, from James D. Julia (auction date: February 2, 2008); 2008, given by Bruce Barnes to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of American Decorative Art 1900 Foundation in honor of David Cathers

designed 1901, made about 1905

Object Place

Eastwood, New York


Overall: 99.06 x 80.01 x 98.43 cm (39 x 31 1/2 x 38 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Oak, leather (one cushion original, one replaced)




Furniture, Seating and Beds