Paper label (inside rear seat rail): ALL / KINDS OF / CABINET AND CHAIRWORK / DONE BY / ADAM HAINS / NO. 135. NORTH THIRD-STREET / PHILADELPHIA"
By 1979, with Robert A. Blekicki of New England Gallery, Inc. (Andover, Mass.); 1979, purchased by the MFA.
Otis Norcross Fund, William Francis Warden Fund, and funds donated by a Friend of the Department
Adam Hains, American, 1768–after 1820
- Probably uppholstered by
George Bertault, French (born 1733), active in United States about the 1780s–1790s
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Overall: 85.1 x 58.4 x 58.4 cm (33 1/2 x 23 x 23 in.)
Medium or Technique
Mahogany, ash, original underupholstery, modern showcover
Furniture, Seating and Beds