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Side chair

Walnut, top cresting and front stretcher carved with crown, putti and leaf decoration. Caned seat and back. Spiral twisted side rails and stretchers.

Provenance

1928, purchased by Philip Hofer; 1973, gift of Philip Hofer in honor of W.G. Constable to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Hofer in honor of W.G. Constable

English, about 1675

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1973.135

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture