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Armchair

Inscription

"II" incised on seat frame. "No. l" in "flow pen" on left inner chair rail.

Provenance

Will of Frederick Wainwright Bradlee: "Said to have been taken from the house of Gov. Hutchinson when the Boston mob fired and sacked his house" which occurred in 1765 1928. bequest of Frederick W. Bradlee (Accession Date March 1, 1928)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frederick W. Bradlee

About 1875–1900, in the style of about 1760

Object Place

in the style of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

28.44

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds