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Side chair

Walnut. Top cresting carved with putto, leaves and rosettes. Front stretcher carved with shell, leaves and flowers. Stretchers and uprights twisted. Lower part of back broken; a few dents and scratches on legs and feet.

Provenance

By 1918, Mrs. Horatio A. Lamb; 1952, gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

English, Late 19th century revival of 17th century chair

Object Place

England

Accession Number

52.972

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture