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Small side or reception chair with ebonized finish, gilt striping, and crest rail inlaid with light-wood marquetry flowers; trellis-work back; seat upholstered over the rails; straight front and rear stretchers; side stretchers at seat level with shaping and three pierced holes; front legs with...

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Provenance

Early history unknown; inherited by the donor in June 1979 from his mother, Ann B. Beers; given in 1996 by Cameron and Charlotte Beers, Needham, Massachusetts.

Credit Line

Gift of Cameron and Charlotte Beers

1875–80

Object Place

New York City, New York, United States

Dimensions

84.5 x 43.2 x 47.6 cm (33 1/4 x 17 x 18 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1996.216

Medium or Technique

Cherry with light-wood marquetry and gilt striping

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds