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Provenance

Descended in the Meads family of Albany to Mrs. Codman. The tradition is that it belonged to Orlando Meads, son of the cabinetmaker, John Meads

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Russell Codman

1805–15

Object Place

Albany, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Randall 182

Dimensions

Overall: 87.3 x 55.2 x 43.8 cm (34 3/8 x 21 3/4 x 17 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

64.85

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds