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Side chair, Rococo

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Inscription

Brass plate on back rail inscribed: "John Wendell, Albany--Judge Oliver Wendell, Boston."

Provenance

Brass plaque suggests an early ownership by John Wendell, Albany, and Judge Oliver Wendell, Boston; 1935, lent by Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes, November 22, 1935; 1941, made a gift from Mrs. Holmes (Accession Date December 11, 1941)

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes

1760–1800

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 95.3 x 55.9 cm (37 1/2 x 22 in.)

Accession Number

RES.41.65

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds