Early history unknown; later part of the Juliana Cheney Edwards Collection; given to the Museum in 1939 by Miss. Grace M. Edwards (JCE's daughter).
Juliana Cheney Edwards Collection
- John Seymour, American (born in England), 1738–1818
- and Thomas Seymour, American (born in England), 1771–1848
Boston, New England, United States
Other (desk): 127.3 x 97.8 x 55.5 cm (50 1/8 x 38 1/2 x 21 7/8 in.) Other (bookcase): 54 x 96.8 x 26 cm (21 1/4 x 38 1/8 x 10 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Mahogany, curly maple, she-oak, rosewood, curly satinwood, eastern white pine, ash, basswood, and cherry, with original blue paper lining and replaced brasses