Rocking chair with slightly concave crest rail; seven curved slats, shaped like spindles at either end, form back. Rounded back stiles, joined at rocker, seat, and crest rail, extend above crest. Arm rests cut with band saw to curved contour; laminated rockers; exposed joinery; contoured seat.
Underneath seat: "MOFA BOSTON / Sam Maloof 1975 f.a.c.c. / NO. 79"
Purchased from the artist with funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Gillette Corporation
Purchased through funds donated by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Gillette Corporation
Reproduced with permission.