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Pair of chairs

Provenance

History of Ownership: By the mid-nineteenth century, owned by Roswell Gleason (1799-1887) at his home "Lilacs" in Dorchester, Massachusetts; by descent in family to Judith Braunfeld, Champagne, Illinois; 2010, gift of Judith Braunfeld to the MFA.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously

1850–80

Object Place

Possibly New England

Dimensions

Overall: 83.8 x 45.7 cm (33 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

2010.478.1-2

Medium or Technique

Rosewood, upholstery (replaced)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture