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Armchair

Inscription

Inside PR rear leg: "33.15 / 55" (old Temple Newsam House accession number)

Provenance

Between 1878 and 1909, collected in Peru by James Guthrie Reid (b. 1855 - d. 1920) and taken to England by Reid and his wife, Clarisa Blanche Reid (d. 1933); given by Dame Clarisa Reid to Lady Margaret Ramsden, The Wheatleys, Gomersal, Yorkshire, England; 1955, donated by Lady Ramsden to Temple Newsam House (museum), Leeds, England; 2011, deaccessioned by Temple Newsam House and sold to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Henry H. and Zoe Oliver Sherman Fund

1750–1800

Object Place

possibly Brazil

Catalogue Raisonné

CG602

Dimensions

Height x width: 48 1/16 in. (122 cm)

Accession Number

2011.1682

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, leather

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds