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Empire style

Provenance

Swan Collection, descended in the family of James Swan (1754-1830) of Dorchester and Boston, to Miss Bartol Swan Collection. Descended in family of James and Hepzibah Swan of Dorchester, Mass. Gift of his descendents.

Credit Line

Swan Collection. Bequest of Miss Elizabeth Howard Bartol

1812–17

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Randall 185

Dimensions

Overall: 88.9 x 53.3 x 30.5 cm (35 x 21 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

27.530

Medium or Technique

Mahogany with ebonized veneer inlays, maple and modern upholstery

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds