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Armchair

Armchair with caned back and upholstered seat. The cane is enclosed by a U-shpaed frame which forms both the back and arms. A Y-shaped support is attached at chair back. The front legs, which join the arm rests at a mitered joint, taper to brass capped feet. The rear legs tenon into the front...

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Marks

Beneath the seat is nailed a brass label in the shape of a "D" which reads "DUNBAR/BERNE / INDIANA / R [in a circle]"

Provenance

1974, gift of American Institute of Interior Designers, New England Chapter, Boston (Accession Date June 12, 1974)

Credit Line

Gift of the American Institute of Interior Designers, New England Chapter

1958

Object Place

Berne, Indiana, United States

Accession Number

1974.457

Medium or Technique

Laminated walnut, cane

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds