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Blanket Chest

Vinegar-painted chest with red, green, and yellow paint covering the surface. Molded edges at top and base; standing on bracket feet.

Provenance

By 2013, Stepehn Score Antiques (Boston, MA); March 2013, sold by Score to Joyce Linde; 2013, gift of Linde to the MFA. (Accession date: April 24, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Joyce Linde

about 1830-40

Object Place

New England

Dimensions

Overall: 62.9 x 123.2 x 45.7 cm (24 3/4 x 48 1/2 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

2013.356

Medium or Technique

Painted pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture