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Side chair, Neoclassical

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Inscription

On inside of rear seat rail in pencil: "2"

Provenance

Said to have descended from the Pierce and Welch families of Boston; purchased from Miss Katrina Kipper for $825 (for the pair) for the "The M. and M. Karolik Collection of 18th century American Arts." (Accession Date January 19, 1939)

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts

1790–1800

Object Place

Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Eighteenth-Century American Arts No. 93

Dimensions

Overall: 98.4 x 55.6 x 48.3 cm (38 3/4 x 21 7/8 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

39.132

Medium or Technique

Mahogany with inlay, maple

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds