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Spooned, rectangular back with double arched crestrail. Two caned panels flanking a central splat. Arms curve out slightly ending in scrolls over serpentine arm supports. Caned seat over serpentine forelegs ending in hoof feet and 'H' shaped serpentine st

Provenance

By 1929, Dr. Lindsey Scott. 1957, sold to anonymous donor, Cambridge; 1981, gift of anonymous donor in memory of Vincent Cerbone to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Vincent Cerbone

English or Dutch, early 18th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

113 x 69 cm (44 1/2 x 27 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1981.729

Medium or Technique

Wood; walnut with caning

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture