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Armchair

Part of a Set 58.496-58.502. Walnut, stripped. Back of pierced baluster splats between square slat, short shaped pendants below, flattened quatrefoil above with trefoils on inside points and acorn finialon shaped rail, balls at corners. Square side posts taper at top.Curved arms have carving on...

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Provenance

By 1957, Springfield Museum of Fine Arts; 1958, received by exchange to the MFA.

Credit Line

Decorative Arts Special Fund, by exchange

English, about 1760–65

Object Place

England

Accession Number

58.498

Medium or Technique

Walnut

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture