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Child's high chair

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A child's chair, with all four legs raked, those in front being block-and-vase turned with Spanish feet. The rear legs have square lower sections and are turned above the seat with a vase, blocks, and a baluster. Both the lower rail of the back and the horned crest are molded, the horns having...

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Inscription

On inside of right and left rear leg, possibly in crayon: "H.F. 8012"

Provenance

Early history unknown; lent by Hollis French, May 31, 1928; given by Hollis French (Accession Date October 10, 1940)

Credit Line

Gift of Hollis French

About 1710–20

Object Place for Label

probably Connecticut

Catalogue Raisonné

Randall 126

Dimensions

93.03 x 35.88 x 31.75 cm (36 5/8 x 14 1/8 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

40.614

Medium or Technique

Ash, maple, oak

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds